Hinton, 1 - 6450

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This field book includes the field notes of James C. Hinton. The notes include entries for specimens 1 through 6450 and scientific name. Many numbers lack entries. No locations are indicated. Some notes and correspondence between C. V. Morton and Daniel Nicholson are also included in the book. A separate specimen list of several loose pages is also included. This list includes collector numbers 12809 through 12573 and scientific names. A note on the first loose page reads, "rec'd from McVaugh May 1972, copy sent Hinton May 1972."

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Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-127

Collection name

James C. Hinton field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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