William B. Drew, identifications, Ecuador, and corresopondence, 1947-1949


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  • Drew, W. B. (William Brooks)
  • Cinchona Missions Expedition (1942-1944)


This item is primarily comprised of specimen identifications for items collected by W. B. Drew for his Ecuadorian collections of grasses, ferns, clubmosses, and orchids and also includes a list of data for labels for his collection efforts in Bolivar and Cauca, Colombia from November 1944-January 1945. The item also includes correspondence with W. Andrew Archer regarding these matters.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 25, 1944

End Date

Jan 25, 1949

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.


  • Cinchona
  • Plants
  • Botany
  • Botanists




  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

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


Box 1 Folder 6