41, 36377 - 36626

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 41, May 28, 1955 -- Dec. 4, 1955 (36377 - 36626)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1955

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

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Abstract

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 28 May - 4 December 1955 in Virginia, New Hampshire, and Michigan. Collector numbers 36377-36626 are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, and occasional notes on locality. Also present are longer narrative notes on vegetation. Additional locations noted in field notes but not in specimen list include: Maine, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. A loose sheet map and information sheet for Mt. Blue State Park (Maine) is included between pages 114 and 115.

Date Range

1955

Start Date

May 28, 1955

End Date

Dec 04, 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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Mount Blue State Park
  • United States
  • Maine
  • New Hampshire
  • Ohio
  • Virginia
  • Shenandoah National Park
  • Michigan
  • Pennsylvania

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

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