David Griffiths, Tucson, Arizona, Exp Station, miscellaneous II, 1900, 1901

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Abstract

This field book consists of the field notes of David Griffiths, from field work conducted in the United States (including Arizona, Nevada, and Oregon), 1900 to 1901, and 1923. Narrative diary-type entries are interspersed with lists of plant specimens collected. The diary-type entries include Griffiths' record of travel, collecting activities and daily activities, and observations of plants and local vegetation. Collector numbers 2189 through 2748 are included. Localities include: Hooker's Ranch (AZ), Tucson Mountains (AZ), Pine Forest Mountains (NV), Eastern Oregon area (OR). Towards the back of the field book is a list of plant names (some with numbers) under the heading: "A. F. plantings on Flats [?] Fall '23, South to North, R to L".

Date Range

1900-1923

Start Date

Dec 06, 1900

End Date

1923

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

  • Agriculture
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Oregon
  • United States
  • Tucson
  • Arizona
  • Nevada

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-106

Collection name

David Griffiths field books, 1897-1923

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1