Swallen field note book no 1 : numbers 1 to 599

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This field book consists of a list of plants collected by Swallen in Maryland, Virginia, and Florida, from 1925 to 1927. The notes are a combination of typed and handwritten notes. Collector numbers 1 through 599 are included. Entries list: collector number, scientific name, locality notes. Occasionally, physical characteristics and whether the specimen is a duplicate are noted. Localities include: Chevy Chase (MD), Great Falls (VA), Titusville (FL), Merritts Island (FL), Kissimmee (FL).

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 31, 1925

End Date

Aug 19, 1927

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


  • Merritt Island
  • United States
  • Kissimmee
  • Chevy Chase
  • Florida
  • Great Falls
  • Titusville
  • Maryland
  • Virginia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-411

Collection name

Jason Richard Swallen Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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