Brazil, undated


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Smith, Lyman B.


This field book may have been kept by L. B. Smith. The book includes diary-type entries that document travel and field work in Brazil. The book is dated 7 January to 11 May, but includes no years. Entries are brief and include expense lists, to-do lists, colleagues and institutions visited, field activities, notes on travel, and specimen descriptions. Localities include: Itajai, Itapocu, Azambuja, Rio Tavares, Para, and others.

Date Range


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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.


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Brazil
  • Pará
  • Itapocu
  • Azambuja
  • Itajaí


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-402

Collection name

Lyman B. Smith Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 2 Folder 3