A. S. Hitchcock Book 3 : 17436 - 17660 Brit. Guiana, 17661 - 17686 Lesser Antilles, 1920 Maryland 17687

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This field book consists of the specimen list of A. S. Hitchcock from his plant collecting activities in British Guiana [Guyana] and the West Indies (including Trinidad and Grenada) in 1919 and 1920. The specimen list includes collector numbers (17436 to 17687); scientific name; and occasional notes on locality, physical description, other observations. At the end of the entries is a note reading, "Balance of this book not used. See Book 34 for next collections."

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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
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Georgetown
  • Grenada


  • 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