Scrapbooks, 1893-1921

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Summary

Consists of scrapbooks compiled by A.S. Hitchcock. Materials include journal articles, reprints, and newspaper clippings regarding plants in general; accounts of Hitchcock's explorations; speeches; and articles by Hitchcock. Records predating 1912 were created by Hitchcock as Principal Biologist in charge of Systematic Agrostology, United States Department of Agriculture.

Subject

  • Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935
  • United States National Museum
  • United States Department of Agriculture

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

  • 1893
  • 1893-1921

Topic

  • Plants
  • Grasses
  • Botany

Form/Genre

  • Clippings
  • Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00221

Physical description

0.43 cu. ft. processed holdings