Cary, Merritt, Colorado (plant catalog) July 1905 - September 1907

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The field book documents the collecting of Merritt Cary in Colorado, July 9, 1905 - September 15, 1907. Entries are dated and are organized with specimen number, type, description of habitat (including vegetation in the vicinity), abundance, locality, appearance, sometimes life zone and altitude. Locations include but are not limited to Walden, Meeker, Colorado; Black Hills region (Wyoming, South Dakota); Nebraska. Additional location information include geological landmarks.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 09, 1905

End Date

Sep 15, 1907

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Black Hills
  • Walden
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Colorado
  • South Dakota
  • Meeker
  • Nebraska


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-443

Collection name

Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals