Diary record, December 18, 1947-

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This item consists of the diary entries of F. A. McClure from 1946 to 1948. Includes handwritten diary entries, typed diary entries, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and miscellaneous notes. The materials originated from field work in Guatemala, and other work completed in Washington, DC and New York. Localities include: Chocolá, Guatemala City, and others. Includes: Record of shoot initiation, box inventories (including numbers of dead, unrooted, and rooted), hand drawn maps of Guatemala, itinerary information, and other data.

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  • Plants
  • Botany


  • United States
  • Guatemala
  • Chocolá


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps
  • Diary
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA Acc. T90028

Collection name

Floyd Alonzo McClure Papers, 1913-1970

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 6 Folder 65