Chase 5 : field notes, 7578 - 9285

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Creator

Chase, Mary Agnes, 1869-1963

Alternate Title

Austria, Europe, Brazil, Maryland, and District of Columbia, 1922-1925

Abstract

This field book includes Mary Agnes Chase's list of plants collected between 1922-1925 in Austria; Europe; Brazil; Maryland; and District of Columbia. The plant list entries include collector numbers (7578-9285); scientific name; location; date; and physical descriptions. Occasionally, entries include descriptive notes about the collecting activities or environment from which the plant was collected. Small sketches of grasses and flowering plants accompany some of the entries. Interspersed with the plant list entries are longer more narrative notes describing Chase's observations of the landscape in different locations.

Date Range

1922-1925

Start Date

Apr 16, 1922

End Date

Mar 31, 1925

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

  • Grasses
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • District of Columbia
  • Brazil
  • Austria
  • Maryland

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-093

Collection name

Mary Agnes Chase field books, 1906-1959 from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library