Hollister, Ned, California (plant catalog) 1909

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The plant catalog documents Ned Hollister's field work in California, June - October, 1909. Information includes specimen number (1 - 113), type (binomial, common name), description of terrain and surrounding growth where collected, locality (name of ranch, geological landmark (mountain), distance from town, state), and date. Sometimes includes elevation. There are 2 photographs of vistas of Black Mountains and a typed list of plants (with specimen number) received from Hollister in 1909. Locations include the vicinity of Napa county, Mount Veeder, Siskiyou mountains, Siskiyou county, Colusa county.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 01, 1909

End Date

Oct 31, 1909

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


  • Napa
  • Colusa
  • Siskiyou Mountains
  • Veeder, Mount
  • United States
  • Siskiyou
  • California


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

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