Killip, Colombia, 1926 - 1927

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This diary includes Killip's daily entries for January 1 - December 31, 1927. This is a 1926 diary that Killip used for the year 1927. Entries are narrative and document Killip's daily activities including where he went, what he did, and who he saw. Collecting activities are sometimes described briefly. He sometimes includes details such as certain paths or routes traveled while collecting, or travels by sea. A list of expenses is included in the back of the field book. Localities mentioned include: Chinácota, Turbaco, and Magdalena, among others.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 01, 1927

End Date

Dec 31, 1927

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


  • Colombia
  • Chinácota
  • Turbaco
  • Magdalena


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-053

Collection name

Ellsworth Paine Killip field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 3 Folder 2