Baker Herbarium, lichens

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This item consists of a single page of notes with materials related to lichens in the Baker Herbarium attached. Included is a memorandum by J. G. Baker, 1862, with short note on the arrangement and identification of his lichen collection. Also included is a card that indicates the private collection of Mr. J. G. Baker, of Kew, was presented to the Smithsonian Institution, February 1899.

Date Range

1862, 1899

Start Date


End Date

Jan 31, 1899

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.


  • Lichens
  • Mycology
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-435

Collection name

Herbarium Files from Ferns and Lichens Collection, Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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