Harold St. John, field notes, Colombia, 1944

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This item is primarily composed of a list of specimens within the specimen number range of no. 20501-20900. Dated entries consist of specimen no., typically include genus and species, and locality of collection is described by nearby place name. Annotated drafts and final copy are included. An duplicate of the list can be found in Box 1 Folder 3 of the Cinchona Project collection. One annotated draft of the specimen list is typed on the back of United States Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry stationary with a multiple copies of the same letter by B.Y. Morrison, head horticulturist of the Division of Plant Exploration and Introduction. The Morrison letter is addressed "To Experimenters Cooperating with the Division of Plant Exploration and Introduction". Also included in this item is correspondence between F.R. Fosberg and J.A. Stevenson regarding Fassett collections from October 19, 1945.

Date Range


Start Date

May 07, 1944

End Date

Dec 12, 1944

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
  • Botany
  • Plants
  • Botanists


  • Colombia
  • Cundimarca
  • Pastaza
  • Napo
  • Boyacá
  • Santander


  • Fieldbook record
  • 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


Box 2 Folder 24