F. R. Fosberg field note book #60, beginning with # 41456, ending with # 41722

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 60, March 10, 1961 -- March 24, 1961 (41456 - 41722)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1961

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 10 March to 24 March 1961 on Hawaiian Islands including Oahu, Kauai, Maui, and Molokai. Collector numbers 41456-41722 are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, with occasional notes on locality or physical descriptions of specimens (size, color, etc.) Some longer narrative notes describe the vegetation in various localities. Localities include but are not limited to: Auwahi, Haleakala, Kalapana Beach, Akaka Falls, Keauhou, and Kaupulehu.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 10, 1961

End Date

Mar 24, 1961

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


  • Molokai
  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Kauai
  • Oahu
  • Maui


  • 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