Project A.F. 161 : collections 1270-1426, vegetation study for Forty Mile area, 1957

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This field book consists of the field notes of Stanwyn G. Shetler for a vegetation study of the vicinity of Forty Mile area (Alaska) in 1957 as part of Project A.F. 161. The notes include a record of plots studies and general collection list. 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, and miscellaneous notes. The collection list includes collector number (1270-1426), species, day, and collectors.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 06, 1957

End Date

Aug 21, 1957

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • United States
  • Alaska


  • 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 10