Rocky Mountain Expedition field notes, 1960

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This field book consists of the field notes of Stanwyn G. Shetler from a Rocky Mountains Expedition (including Montana, Idaho, and Oregon) in 1960. Includes Shetler's notes on Campanula roundifolia (harebell). Notes are descriptive in nature and cover: habitat, specific habitat, phenology, harebells, regional forest, other plants observed, soil, and other notes for each location. Localities include: Lake Superior, Carbondale (IL), McKittrick Canyon, Harrison (AR), and possibly others. Also includes cytological collections (1 through 13), listing scientific name, date, locality, and quantity collected; and a list of roots (with locality and date).

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 09, 1960

End Date

Aug 01, 1960

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  • Cytology
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • United States
  • Illinois
  • Superior, Lake
  • Arkansas


  • 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 15