F. R. Fosberg collection and field note book # 40, # 35993 - 36376

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 40, Aug. 8, 1954 -- May 24, 1955 (35993-36376)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1954-1955

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

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An inserted table of contents contains a full listing of localities and corresponding collector numbers. This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens collected from 8 August 1954 - 24 May 1955 in France, England, Virginia, Maryland, Alabama, Georgia, Pennsylvania, and New York. Collector numbers 35993-36376 are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, and occasionally notes on locality. Also present are longer narrative notes on vegetation. Localities include Shenandoah National Park, Alexandria, Prince William County, Fairfax County, Suffolk (Virginia); Calvert County, Prince Georges County (Maryland).

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 08, 1954

End Date

May 24, 1955

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


  • New York
  • United States
  • England
  • Georgia
  • France
  • Alabama
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Shenandoah National Park
  • Pennsylvania


  • 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