Garcia, c. 1937-1950 : determination, correspondence, and field notes

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Abstract

This folder contains determination lists for and correspondence about botanical specimens collected by H. [Hernando] Garcia-Barriga in Peru. Also included are 12 black-and-white photographs of identified botanical specimens that Garcia-Barriga took, dated 1940. Garcia-Barriga may possibly be in some of the photographs. Correspondence from Joseph Ewan (United States Department of Agriculture) to Killip about Garcia-Barriga's specimens. Determinations mainly by Killip were reported to Determination lists the Instituto de Ciencias Naturales de Bogota. Determinations from the Ministerio de Agricultural Y Ganaderia and Instituto Botanico, Bogota, are also included. For more information about Garcia-Barriga's specimens, see SIA Acc. 12-012.

Date Range

1937-1950

Start Date

1937

End Date

1950

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

Colombia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007375

Collection name

Ellsworth Paine Killip Papers, 1914-1950

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 24