Mexico Journal

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This book was kept by L. B. Smith in 1972. One half of the book is Smith's travel journal for a trip to Mexico in 1972. Itinerary information is included. Entries include to-do notes, miscellaneous notes, and notes on observations of plants and landscape. The other half of the book (starting at the opposite cover) includes notes on specimens. Localities include Mexico City, possibly others.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 30, 1972

End Date

Dec 10, 1972

Access Information

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Mexico
  • Mexico City


  • 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

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 2 Folder 6