Goldman, field notes, Mexico, 1902

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Creator

Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934

Abstract

This field book includes a list of plants collected by Nelson in Mexico in 1902. Entries list collector numbers 6600 through 6233, annotated to read 6600 through 6833. Physical description (color, size, presence of fruit), altitude, and common name (shrub, grass, tree, etc.) are included with most of the entries. Many entries have scientific names, written at the time or at a later date. Localities include: San Fernando, Jimenez, Sabinas.

Date Range

1902

Start Date

Feb 26, 1902

End Date

May 21, 1902

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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Mexico
  • San Fernando
  • Jiménez
  • Las Sabinas

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-341

Collection name

Edward William Nelson Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 2