Project A.F. 161 : vegetation study, 1957

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This field book consists of the plot records of Stanwyn G. Shetler for a vegetation study of Steese Highway (Alaska) in 1957 as part of Project A.F. 161. Plot records include: plot number, location, date, observers, topography, layout of intercepts, vegetation type, dominants, subordinates, other noteworthy species, stage of plants, age of stand, abundance of type, successional status, soil and geology, and miscellaneous notes. Localities include: Forty Miles, Mount Fairplay, possibly others.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 14, 1957

End Date

Sep 03, 1957

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • United States
  • Alaska
  • Fairplay, Mount


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 09-267

Collection name

Curatorial Correspondence, 1955-2009

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 10 Folder 11