Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany
Flora North America Project Records, 1966-1988
This accession consists of records documenting the Flora North America (FNA) Project, a project to create a computerized data bank of information about vascular plants of North American north of Mexico. The FNA Project was organized in 1966 by the American Society of Plant Taxonomists, and was funded, in large part, by the National Science Foundation, in cooperation with the Smithsonian Institution. Funding for the Project ended in 1972. Materials include reports, correspondence, meeting materials, grant proposals, papers and publications, publicity materials, budget records, notes, and photographs. Records were created and maintained by Stanwyn G. Shetler, Program Secretary, 1967-1971; and Program Director, 1972.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Shetler, Stanwyn G.
- National Science Foundation (U.S.)
- American Society of Plant Taxonomists
- Flora North America Project
- Flora of North America Project
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-239, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Flora North America Project Records