Catalogue of plants collected by J. H. Sandberg and J. B. Leiberg in Washingon during 1893

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This item consists of an unbound list of plants collected by Sandberg with J. H. Leiberg in Washington state in 1893. Entries seem to be grouped by family (Ranunculaceae, Capparidaceae, Violaceae, etc.). Entries include scientific name, "type locality", as well as physical descriptions of specimens. Some collecting localities are indicated. Some collector numbers may be included with some entries, though there is no chronological order to them. Collecting localities include: Hangman Creek, Nason Creek, Spokane, and others.

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • United States
  • Nason Creek
  • Spokane
  • 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 folder

Physical Location

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


Box 1 Folder 6