F. R. Fosberg field book # 102, begin with # 55267, end with # 55592

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Abstract

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 18 February to 29 September 1974 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, District of Columbia, Virginia, Hawaii, Massachusetts, and Maryland. Collection numbers 55267-55592 are included. Specimen list includes scientific name, date, locality, collector number, with occasional notes on locality or physical descriptions of specimens (size, color, etc.) Also included are some longer narrative notes on vegetation in various localities. Localities include but are not limited to: St. Croix, St. Thomas (U.S. Virgin Islands); Bull Run Mts. (Virginia); Kaloa, Maui, Kailua, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii).

Date Range

1974

Start Date

Feb 18, 1974

End Date

Sep 29, 1974

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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • District of Columbia
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • Hawaii
  • Virgin Islands of the United States
  • Virginia
  • Maryland

Form/Genre

  • 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