Misc notes and photo memo, Colombia, 1905, C. B. Doyle

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Abstract

This book was kept by C. B. Doyle in Colombia in 1905. Contents include miscellaneous notes and photograph lists. Notes are long and narrative and are mainly observations and descriptions of palms. Some entries include notes on local names and uses of plants. Towards the back of the book are some sketches that show images Doyle observed on a rock in Agua Sucia. Also includes notes on photographs taken. Localities include: Cordoba, Miraflores, and others.

Date Range

1905

Start Date

1905

End Date

1905

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

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Colombia
  • Córdoba
  • Miraflores

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-027

Collection name

Conrad Bartling Doyle field books

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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