1945 McClure diary, field trips

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Abstract

This item consists of the collected handwritten and typed diary notes and correspondence of F. A. McClure related to work conducted in Cuba, Jamaica, United States (Florida), and Puerto Rico. A "Journal of Movements" documents McClure's itinerary (date and location of travel) for 24 March to 30 September 1945. Correspondence is between professional acquaintances; includes several drafts and possible duplicates. A typed extract from field notes, Gotha (FL), May 23, 1943, can be found in the folder. Localities include: Soledad (Cuba), Mayagüez (Puerto Rico), San Juan (Puerto Rico), Gotha (FL), possibly others.

Date Range

1945

Start Date

1945

End Date

1945

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Bamboo
  • Botany

Place

  • Cuba
  • San Juan
  • Puerto Rico
  • United States
  • Jamaica
  • Florida
  • Mayagüez

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • 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 83