E. H. Walker, field note book, book III

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This field book consists of a list of plants collected by E. H. Walker in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, New Hampshire, Maine, Delaware, North Carolina, 1938-1945. Collector numbers 2701 through 3832 are included. Entries list: collector number, scientific name, locality. Some entries include notes on physical appearance of specimen (color, size, etc.), rarity / abundance, habitat. Localities include: Dismal Swamp (VA), Shenandoah National Park (VA), Anne Arundel County (MD), Cone Island (ME), Fairfax County (VA), Howard County (MD), Polk County (NC).

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 31, 1938

End Date

Aug 20, 1945

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


  • North Carolina
  • West Virginia
  • United States
  • Maine
  • New Hampshire
  • Delaware
  • Virginia
  • Maryland


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-424

Collection name

Egbert H. Walker Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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