Field notes, summer 1891, C. S. Sheldon

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This field book includes the field notes of Charles S. Sheldon on plants collected in Oklahoma in 1891. Collector numbers 1 through 340 are included. Entries list collector number, scientific name, locality and date. Some entries list more detailed information including habitat, physical description and abundance / rarity. Localities include: Fort Sill; Erin Springs; Colbert's; Quanah Ranch; Anadarko.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 13, 1891

End Date

Sep 03, 1891

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


  • United States
  • Oklahoma
  • Erin Springs
  • Anadarko


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-394

Collection name

Charles Stiles Sheldon Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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