Flora North America Project Records, 1967-1973

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Summary

Consists of records of a project to create a computerized data bank of information about the vascular plants of North America north of Mexico. These records were created and maintained by Director Richard S. Cowan. Materials include correspondence, grant proposals, reports, meeting minutes, and other planning and administrative records.

Creator

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director

Subject

  • Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997
  • Flora of North America Project

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1967
  • 1967-1973

Topic

Natural history museums

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00007

Physical description

1.25 cu. ft. processed holdings