A. C. Smith, determinations, notes, correspondence, Fiji, 1953

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This volume consists of a plant list with determinations of specimens collected by A. C. Smith in Fiji in 1953, as well as correspondence and loose notes. Collector numbers 7001 through 9700 are included. Plant list includes collector number, species identification, and determination notes. An explanation of symbols and initials used can be found on page 1. Correspondence regarding Smith's collections as well as annotated plant lists and loose notes can also be found. Correspondence dates 1965 and 1967 and includes letters to and/or from Smith, Wallace R. Ernst, John A. Stevenson, and C.G.G.J. van Steenis.

Date Range

1953, 1965, 1967

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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


  • Fiji
  • Ngau
  • Ovalau
  • Viti Levu


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-399

Collection name

Albert C. Smith Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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