Killip, 1, Field notes, 1 - 6210, 1915 - 1919

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This field book consists of a list of plants Killip collected in the Northeast United States, France, and Panama between 1915 and 1919. Specific dates are not listed. Entries include specimen number (1 through 6210), scientific name, and habitat symbols. In the front of the field book is an index listing numbers that include locality, date, and page numbers that correspond to ranges of collector numbers. A list of identifiers by collector number range is also included. A key to habitat symbols can be found on the third page of the field book. This key includes symbols used throughout the specimen list and the corresponding habitat/locality note for where the specimen was found (i.e. beach, dense forest, etc.). Locations include New Jersey, Florida, and possibly others.

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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


  • United States
  • Panama
  • Florida
  • France
  • New Jersey


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

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