Sheldon, E.P., itinerary and specimen catalog manuscript


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  • Sheldon, Edmund Perry, 1869-1913
  • Cinchona Missions Expedition (1942-1944)

Alternate Title

Sheldon's report, 1897, journal, topography


This typed manuscript contains an narrative description of Sheldon's research for the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture surveying the plants, mineral deposits and other natural resources of the mountains of Oregon lying between the Snake river and the Oregon Short Line Railroad.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 27, 1897

End Date

Sep 01, 1890

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.


  • Plants
  • Botany
  • Botanists


  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Union
  • Wallowa


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-095

Collection name

Edmund P. Sheldon, field notes, 1897

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library


Box 1 Folder 1