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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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).

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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


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


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 10