Maxon 3 : field notes, 3901 - 6349, 1906 - 1907

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This field book consists of the field notes of William R. Maxon, from field work in Maryland, Cuba, Jamaica, New York, and Panama, 1906-1917. Collector numbers 3901 through 6349 are included. Entries include: collector number, scientific name, locality, and date. Some entries include collecting locality notes (on rocks, trail, etc.). Localities include: Plummers Island (Maryland), Rio Bayamita (Cuba), Berraco (Cuba), Daiquiri (Cuba), Dios Ayuda (Cuba), Santa Ana (Cuba), Jaguey (Cuba), Guantanamo (Cuba), Mandeville (Jamaica), Oneida (New York), Lanham (Maryland), Agua Clara (Panama), Canal Zone (Panama), Chiriqui (Panama), and Boquete (Panama). Dates on the spine read 1906-1907, but contents reflect years 1906-1917.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 08, 1906

End Date

Jun 21, 1917

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


  • New York
  • Cuba
  • Guantánamo
  • United States
  • Panama
  • Jagüey Grande
  • Jamaica
  • Oneida
  • Maryland


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-151

Collection name

William R. Maxon field notes from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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