List of the plants collected in Colorado, Wyoming and Utah during the months of August and September, 1881, by Lester F. Ward

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Abstract

This item consists of a typed list of plants collected by Lester F. Ward in Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah in 1881. Entries include number (1 through 203), scientific name / determination, locality, date. Some entries have brief notes on rarity / abundance, use as food, and physical observations. Localities include but are not limited to: Black Buttes Station (WY), Fort Collins (CO), Rock Creek Station (WY), Golden (CO), Medicine Bow Station (WY), Ogden (UT).

Date Range

1881

Start Date

1881

End Date

1881

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

  • Fort Collins
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Colorado
  • Ogden
  • Utah
  • Golden

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 10