C. V. Morton, fern photograph records, 18434 - 19597

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Abstract

This field book consists of lists of photographs Morton took of ferns in herbaria collections in Kew (England) and Brussels (Belgium). Numbers 18434 through 19597 are included. Entries include number, scientific name, and notes. Notes seem to include collecting information (collector and locality), and physical descriptions and other observations. A list of "Groups looked over at Kew, 1967" is pasted into the front cover verso. Also included is a typed list of "Elaphoglossum numbered but not photographed at Kew, 1967". This list includes numbers (13620-13674f), scientific name, and some annotations.

Date Range

1969

Start Date

1969

End Date

1969

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.

Topic

  • Ferns
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Brussels
  • Belgium
  • England
  • United Kingdom
  • Kew

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-405

Collection name

Conrad Vernon Morton Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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