Thomas R. Soderstrom, 1969, Oct 1 - Jan 1, Ceylon

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This field book includes Soderstrom's notes from a collecting trip to Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) in 1969. The book includes brief journal entries that describe Soderstrom's daily activities, including collecting plants. Also included are itineraries for the trip, contact information for individuals met with, and records of expenses incurred. Localities include: Kandy, Polonnaruwa, Colombo, and N. Eliya.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 01, 1969

End Date

Jan 01, 1970

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


  • Kandy
  • Sri Lanka
  • Colombo
  • Polonnaruwa
  • Nuwara Eliya


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

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 3