A. S. Hitchcock : British Guiana 1919 - 1920, collections other than grasses

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This item consists of a typed specimen list of A. S. Hitchcock from plants specimens (other than grasses) collected in British Guiana [Guyana] in 1919 and 1920. The specimen list includes collector number (16529 to 17659); notes on collecting conditions and locality; and physical description including shape, size, color, etc. Localities include Georgetown, Essequibo River, Potaro River, Demerara River, among others.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 25, 1919

End Date

Jan 18, 1920

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


  • Guyana
  • Essequibo
  • Demerara
  • Georgetown
  • Potaro


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-054

Collection name

Albert Spear Hitchcock field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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


Box 2 Folder 2