A. S. Hitchcock, Labrador-Newfoundland, Africa

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This field book consists of a specimen list of A. S. Hitchcock from collecting activities in Canada, England, Saint Helena, and South Africa, 1928-1929. The specimen list includes collector numbers (233771-24346); scientific name; and sometimes a description including locality, physical characteristics, abundance, etc. Locations include: Port aux Basques (Newfoundland, Canada); Box Hill (England); Cape Town, and Johannesburg (South Africa).

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 09, 1928

End Date

Aug 18, 1929

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


  • Canada
  • Cape Town
  • Johannesburg
  • England
  • United Kingdom
  • South Africa
  • Saint Helena
  • Newfoundland and Labrador


  • 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