A. S. Hitchcock, 15974-16293, 1917 to 16066, 1918 begins 16067

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This field book consists of the specimen list of A. S. Hitchcock from his collecting activities on the east coast and southwestern regions of the United States in 1917 and 1918. The specimen list includes collector numbers (15974-16293); scientific name; date; location; and occasional notes on locality, abundance, and physical descriptions. Localities include: Whiteface Mountain, Plattsburgh (New York); Burlington (Vermont); Shelburne (New Hampshire); Fayettsville, Pine Bluff (Arkansas); Fort Worth, Amarillo (Texas); and Boulder (Colorado).

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 17, 1917

End Date

Aug 20, 1918

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


  • Vermont
  • New York
  • Amarillo
  • Plattsburgh
  • United States
  • Boulder
  • Burlington
  • Texas
  • Colorado
  • New Hampshire
  • Fort Worth
  • Arkansas


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 7