Balls, 1940-1949 : determinations, correspondence, and notes


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  • Killip, Ellsworth Paine, 1890-
  • Balls, Edward Kent


This folder contains correspondence and determination lists regarding botanical collections E. K. [Edward Kent] Balls made in South America (including Peru) and New York. Correspondence is from Rogers McVaugh to Killip and between Killip and H. A. Gleason. Determinations by Killip, Erlanson, R. F. Martin, and others are included. Typed copy of Balls' field notes for numbers B.6828 and B. 4116 are included (two pages).

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • United States
  • New York
  • South America
  • Peru


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007375

Collection name

Ellsworth Paine Killip Papers, 1914-1950

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 7