T. R. Soderstrom, field notes, 1958, Arizona, Mexico

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T. R. Soderstrom kept this journal in July and August 1958 on a trip to Arizona and Mexico as an assistant to Dr. Ross Arnett, Jr., entomologist. Entries are long and narrative and describe Soderstrom's collecting activities, colleagues, travel, and observations of plants, insects, birds, lizards, and other animals. Localities include: Tucson (AZ), Nogales (AZ), Hermosillo (Mexico), and Santa Catalinas (Mexico).

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 12, 1958

End Date

Aug 15, 1958

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


  • Santa Catalina Mountains
  • United States
  • Tucson
  • Nogales
  • Mexico
  • Arizona


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-404

Collection name

Thomas R. Soderstrom Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 1