Gay, field notes, locality unknown, 1835

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Creator

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Abstract

This item consists of the field notes of a Mr. Gay, from an unknown location, dated November 1835. The field notes are in French and possibly discuss determinations of specimens, with some citations. A note at the end of the notes reads "Mr. Coville says find [illegible]. It came with one of the 'Ball Coll'- Delphinium consolida L, Delphinium commutatum Gay, 1834."

Date Range

1835

Start Date

Oct 31, 1835

End Date

Oct 31, 1835

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

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-438

Collection name

Miscellaneous field notes, I, from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 8