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Creator

  • Hitchcock, A. S. (Albert Spear), 1865-1935
  • Chase, Mary Agnes

Abstract

This field book consists of a specimen list of A. S. Hitchcock from collecting activities in South Africa and Kenya in 1929. The specimen list includes collector numbers (24347-25176); scientific name; and sometimes a description including locality, physical characteristics, abundance, etc. Locations include: Cape Town (South Africa); Inyazure (Zimbabwe); Beira (Mozambique); Maktau, Nairobi (Kenya). Also included is a letter from J. A. Stevenson to Mary Agnes Chase.

Date Range

1929

Start Date

Aug 19, 1929

End Date

Sep 22, 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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Nairobi
  • Kenya
  • Mozambique
  • Cape Town
  • Beira
  • South Africa
  • Zimbabwe

Form/Genre

  • 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