A. S. Hitchcock Book 1 : 16294 - 16859, (WI) British Guiana

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This field book consists of the specimen list of A. S. Hitchcock from his plant collecting activities in the West Indies and British Guiana [Guyana] in 1919. The specimen list includes collector number (16294 through 16840); scientific name; and notes that include locality information, abundance, physical description, etc. Locations include St. Thomas; St. Kitts; St. Lucia; and Georgetown (Guyana).

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 11, 1919

End Date

Dec 26, 1919

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


  • Saint Lucia
  • United States
  • Guyana
  • Saint Thomas
  • Virgin Islands of the United States
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Georgetown


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-054

Collection name

Albert Spear Hitchcock field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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