Book # 74, begin with # 45685, end # 45938

ID: SIA Acc. 12-040

Creator: Collection and Field Note Book No. 74, July 26, 1964 -- Nov. 30, 1964 (45685 - 45938)

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 26 July to 30 November 1964 in France, Scotland, North Wales, District of Columbia, North Carolina, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. Collector numbers 45685-45938 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: Gray Mare's Tail, Loch Tulla (Scotland); Fontainebleau (France); Cum Idwal Nature Reserve, Llyn Peris, Cum Artra (Wales); Washington (D.C.); Bethany beach (Delaware); Ocean City (Maryland); Shenandoah National Park, Wildcat Mountain Preserve (Virginia). Also included is a folded map of the British Railways.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 26, 1964

End Date

Nov 30, 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


  • North Carolina
  • District of Columbia
  • United States
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • France
  • Delaware
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Shenandoah 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