Lyman B. Smith, Brasil, 1956 - 1957, Herbário Barbosa Rodrigues Itajaí, S. Catarina, collection numbers 1964 - 5, 12410 - 14905

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Abstract

This field book consists of the journal entries of Lyman B. Smith in Santa Catarina, Brazil, 1956-1957. Entries are narrative. Smith describes daily activities, including travels and collections made. To-do lists and records of expenses are also included. Hand-drawn maps of Fazende Campo Sao Vincente, and possibly other locations are included. Localities include: Itajai, Curitiba, Rio de Janeiro, S. Salvador, Recife, and Belem. An itinerary of the trip and a list of photographs taken are included in the back of the book.

Date Range

1956-1957

Start Date

Oct 09, 1956

End Date

Apr 30, 1957

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Itajaí
  • Santa Catarina
  • Brazil
  • Rio de Janeiro
  • Belém

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps
  • Itineraries
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-402

Collection name

Lyman B. Smith Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 5