SIA Acc. 11-101, Allen, Paul Hamilton 1911-1963, Paul Hamilton Allen Field Books, 1936-1961


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This collection is comprised of 4 books of field notes taken by Paul Hamilton Allen during his collecting endeavors in Panama, Costa Rica, Colombia, El Salvador, the Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia from 1936-1961. The collection contains a fifth book which is comprised of an identification list for the specimens collected at these locations.


Allen, Paul Hamilton 1911-1963


  • Allen, Paul Hamilton 1911-1963
  • Field Book Project (Washington, D.C.)


For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.



Repository Loc.

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


  • 1936
  • 1936-1961

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted. Records located at the National Museum of Natural History. Contact reference staff for details


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-101

Physical description

0.54 cu. ft. (0.54 non-standard size boxes)