Sandberg, catalogue and journal, Washington, 1893

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This field book includes the field notes and plant lists of J. H. Sandberg from Washington in 1893. Collector numbers 1 through 881 are included. Localities include: Spokane, Wenatchee River, Nason Creek, and Douglas County. Plant list entries include collector number, scientific name, habitat, locality, date, and altitude. Journal entries are long and descriptive and include daily entries documenting Sandberg's collecting activities, routes traveled, and observations of the landscape and vegetation. Journal entries list date and camp number.

Date Range


Start Date

May 16, 1893

End Date

Sep 02, 1893

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


  • Douglas
  • United States
  • Wenatchee
  • Nason Creek
  • Washington


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-250

Collection name

John Herman Sandberg Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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