F. R. Fosberg book #57, begin with #40841, end with 41204

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Field and Collection Note Book No. 57, May 15, 1960 -- Sept. 4, 1960 (40841 - 41204)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1960

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 by F. R. Fosberg from 15 May to 4 September 1960 in France, Spain, North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia. Collector numbers 40841-41204 are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, with occasional notes on locality or physical descriptions of specimens (size, color, etc.) Localities include: Col de Chioula, Peyrenere, Bedous, Lauret, Jura mountains, Cique de Baume (France); Valle de Ordesa, Collado de Oroel, Santa Cilia, Rioseta (Spain); Pittsboro, Southern Pines (North Carolina); Shenandoah National Park, Fairfax County (Virginia); and Randolph County, Pendleton County (West Virginia). Also included in the front of the field book are a folded map of Geneva, Switzerland and a travel pamphlet.

Date Range


Start Date

May 15, 1960

End Date

Sep 04, 1960

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


  • North Carolina
  • West Virginia
  • United States
  • France
  • Virginia
  • Shenandoah National Park
  • Spain


  • 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