1960, June, Bedford, NY, September, Mexico

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This field book includes the notes and collecting lists of Soderstrom from 1960. A list of Spanish words and corresponding English equivalents is included in the front of the book. The list is followed by notes in Spanish. Also included is a list of grass specimens collected in Mianus Gorge in Bedford, New York on 19 June 1960 and other notes and lists of specimens collected in Mexico and unspecified locations. Localities include: Durango (Mexico), Parral (Mexico), and Chihuahua (Mexico). Several rough sketches of plants can be found throughout. One specimen is pressed between pages towards the center of the book.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 19, 1960

End Date

Sep 19, 1960

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


  • New York
  • Durango
  • United States
  • Mexico
  • Bedford
  • Chihuahua


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

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