Rose, field notebook, 1 - 1912

ID: SIA Acc. 12-052

Creator: Rose, J. N. (Joseph Nelson), 1862-1928

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1893, 1897

Citation: Joseph Nelson Rose field notes from the Department of Botany

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This field book consists of the field notes of Joseph Nelson Rose, in two sections. The first section includes a list of plants, July to September 1893. Entries list collector numbers (1 through 863); scientific name; and location. Locations include Wyoming, Montana, and Yellowstone National Park. The second section of the book includes a list of plants collected by Rose in District of Columbia, Texas, and Mexico in 1897. Entries in this section list collector numbers (1101 through 1912); scientific name; and location.

Date Range

1893, 1897

Start Date

Jul 26, 1893

End Date

Jul 31, 1897

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


  • District of Columbia
  • Montana
  • Wyoming
  • United States
  • Texas
  • Mexico


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-052

Collection name

Joseph Nelson Rose field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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