Killip manuscript, Urticaceae of Central America

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Abstract

This item consists of the unbound typed manuscript of Ellsworth Paine Killip on Uricaceae in Central America. The first page, dated October 25, 1952, is titled "The Central American Species of Pilea" and describes the contents and evolution of the draft. The manuscript is annotated throughout with edits and notes. Some loose handwritten pages are also included. Pages are not numbered, and possibly out of order.

Date Range

1952

Start Date

1952

End Date

1952

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

  • Panama
  • Guatemala
  • Costa RIca

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Manuscripts

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-053

Collection name

Ellsworth Paine Killip field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1