Field notes, 1970 - 1997

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This field book consists of the field notes of Velva E. Rudd from 1970-1997. It includes notes from: Ceylon (now Sri Lanka); Mexico; California; Mexico; Brazil; Colombia; Alaska; Hawaii; Israel; Oregon; Venezuela; Canada; Costa Rica; Belize; and Guatemala. Entries include collector numbers (3050-3769); date; location; scientific name; and notes on habitat and physical observations of the specimens. The field book contains several pages of loose notes throughout, and a checklist of plants identified on Amazon expedition.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 24, 1970

End Date

Apr 01, 1997

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


  • Oregon
  • Colombia
  • Sri Lanka
  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Belize
  • Costa Rica
  • Venezuela
  • Canada
  • Guatemala
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Alaska
  • Israel


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-154

Collection name

Velva E. Rudd 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 1