C. V. Morton, collecting notebook, 1600 - 2220


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Morton, Conrad Vernon


This field book consists of a list of plants collected by C. V. Morton in District of Columbia, Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina, 1929-1931. Collector numbers 1600 through 2220 are included. Entries list: collector number, scientific name, and brief notes. Brief notes include physical description (including color of flowers, size, other observations), locality, abundance / rarity. Localities include: Cabin John (Maryland), Bath County (Virginia), and Beaufort (North Carolina), among others.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 31, 1929

End Date

Apr 08, 1931

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


  • United States
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • North Carolina
  • Maryland


  • 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