1924 McClure field trip

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Abstract

This item consists of the typed field notes of F. A. McClure from a trip to Wughow (Wuzhow?), Kwangsi to collect seeds. Notes are long and narrative and describe McClure's observations of people and places traveled, as well as notes on plants. Names of locations are included in Chinese as well as English. A sketch of a Tung On Water Persimmon is also included.

Date Range

1924

Start Date

Oct 22, 1924

End Date

Oct 27, 1924

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

China

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA Acc. T90028

Collection name

Floyd Alonzo McClure Papers, 1913-1970

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 9 Folder 75