List of botanical specimens, Iowa, 1903

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Abstract

The list of botanical specimens was created by Bohumil Shimek while collecting in Winneshiek county, Iowa, 1903. Pages are numbered. Information is scattered through out the notebook. It contains notes about and lists of plants seen while traveling. Lists of plants (including quantities)are organized by whether commonly seen on the prairie and plants seen between Jackson Junction and Calwar. Entries include descriptions of woods near Hesper, listing vegetation seen, geological sections and other plant lists (though locations are sometimes illegible).

Date Range

1903

Start Date

1903

End Date

1903

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Iowa
  • Winneshiek
  • United States
  • Hesper
  • Jackson Junction
  • Calmar

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007082

Collection name

Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 5