Collection and field note book no. 1, Feb. 10, 1928-Aug. 7, 1930, S-1 – S-3366, California and Nevada

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: S-1 –S3366, 1

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1928-1930

Citation: F. Raymond Fosberg field notes from the Department of Botany

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This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens, collector numbers S1 to S3366, collected between 10 February 1928 and 7 August 1930 in California and Nevada. One piece of correspondence to Fosberg from University of Pennsylvania regarding a specimen is inserted between page 142 and 143 and another from Steven P. Darwin of Tulane University is inserted between page 164 and 165. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, and collector number. Localities include but are not limited to Los Angeles County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, Inyo County, Orange County, Santa Barbara County, Yuma County (AZ), Maricopa, Penal (AZ), and Dona Ana County.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 10, 1928

End Date

Aug 07, 1930

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • San Bernardino
  • United States
  • California
  • Dona Ana
  • Orange
  • Santa Barbara
  • Penal
  • New Mexico
  • Inyo
  • Los Angeles
  • Yuma
  • Maricopa
  • Arizona
  • Riverside


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-040

Collection name

F. Raymond Fosberg field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library