BSMS : Baird Mountain Survey, 1963

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This field book was kept by Stanwyn G. Shetler in 1963 during the Baird Mountain Survey (Alaska). It consists of a list of specimens collected including mosses, lichens, fungi, liverworts, and other plants. Entries include: numbers (possibly collector numbers 1-723; catalog numbers added as annotations), scientific name, quantity. Some entries include additional notes such as flower color. Also included are general habitat notes, and notes on plants seen but not collected. Localities include: Noatak River, Redstone River Camp, Walker Lake, and possibly others.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 27, 1963

End Date

Jul 26, 1963

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Walker Lake
  • United States
  • Noatak River
  • 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 17