Field notes, undated (Accession 16-335)

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Abstract

This field book documents the work of O. F. Cook and is undated. The binder contains black and white photographs of plants, loose notes, and entries are often typed. Entries are headed with scientific name, specimen number (e.g. F. H. B. 77253), followed by description that contains a combination of location information, collector, notes on plant appearance, habitat, and where seeds were sent. Some entries include notes added later by other individuals.

Date Range

1894-1934

Start Date

1894

End Date

1934

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

Guatemala

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-015

Collection name

Orator Fuller Cook field books

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 12