F. R. Fosberg field notebook No. 65, begin with no. 42973, end with 43244

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 65, Aug. 1, 1962 -- Oct. 10, 1962 (42973 - 43244)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1962

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 1 August to 10 October 1962 in Florida, Virginia, Ohio, Oregon, California, and Maryland. Collector numbers 4297343244 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 document vegetation in various localities. Localities include but are not limited to: Garden Key, Bush Key, Key Largo (Florida); Shenandoah National Park, Williamsburg, Sleepy Hollow (Virginia); Toledo, Waldport, Hauser (Oregon); Santa Cruz (California); and Arnold (Maryland). Travel notes are also included for Minnesota, Illinois, Utah, and others. Also included is a typed itinerary for Coast Field Trip, Oregon coast and a photocopied map of British Columbia.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 01, 1962

End Date

Oct 10, 1962

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


  • Oregon
  • United States
  • Ohio
  • California
  • Florida
  • Virginia
  • Maryland


  • 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