Cinchona Project, general notes, 1942-1949

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Creator

  • United States Dept. of Agriculture
  • Cinchona Missions Expedition (1942-1944)

Alternate Title

Index to survey reports

Abstract

This item contains documentation relating to the Cinchona Project between the years of 1945 and 1951 including information on collecting dates and areas for each collector, correspondence, determination lists, list of botanical collectors, and an index to survey reports from the Colombia Cinchona Mission. The item also includes an inventory of Cinchona Project collections transferred from the U.S. National Arboretum to the Smithsonian Institution dated December 23, 1952.

Date Range

1945-1951

Start Date

Jan 16, 1945

End Date

Dec 23, 1952

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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany
  • Botanists

Place

Colombia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Correspondence
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-096

Collection name

Cinchona Project field notes, 1938-1965

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 2