Gerrit S. Miller Jr, 1001 - 1259

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Abstract

This field book includes the field notes of Miller from a collecting trip to Dominican Republic in 1928. A list of plants collected by Miller includes collector numbers 1001-1259. Entries on the left-hand pages include collector number and determination. Entries on the right-hand pages list the collector number, common name (vine, fern, yam, etc.), and occasionally habitat, locality, physical description, and other observations. Localities include: La Romana, Samana, Boca del Infierno, Bolbache, and Rio San Juan.

Date Range

1928

Start Date

Feb 19, 1928

End Date

Apr 04, 1928

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

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Dominican Republic
  • La Romana
  • Samana

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-338

Collection name

Gerrit S. Miller Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 6