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This folder includes several lists of determinations of specimens. The lists include lists of specimens collected by W. R. Maxon, collected by others and determined by Maxon, and collected by others and determined by others. All lists are stamped with Maxon's administrative date stamp (1927-1940). Collections were made by: Maxon, Killip and Pennell, H. M. Smith, Standley, Leonard, Buchtien, J. N. Rose, Bryant and Palmer, and Mearns. Determinations / Identifications were made by: Nessel, C. Christensen, Gray Herbarium, Bonaparte, and Maxon.

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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


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-151

Collection name

William R. Maxon field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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


Box 1 Folder 1