Book 72, begin #45121, end # 45214

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 72, Feb. 22, 1964 -- May 3, 1964 (45121 - 45214)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1964

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 22 February to 3 May 1964 in Pakistan, Hawaii, Virginia, and Florida. Collector numbers 45121-45214 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 Hawaiian National Park, Aloi Hot Area, and Chain of Craters (Hawaii); Prince William County, Albermarle County (Virginia); Everglades National Park (Florida). Also present are travel notes and some observations from Italy, Bangkok (Thailand), Hong Kong (China), Taiwan, California, and Maryland.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 22, 1964

End Date

May 03, 1964

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


  • Pakistan
  • Everglades National Park
  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Florida
  • Virginia
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park


  • 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