SIA Acc. 11-102, Applegate, Elmer Ivan, Elmer Ivan Applegate Field Books, 1898

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Summary

This collection is composed of three field books belonging to Elmer Ivan Applegate documenting his botanical collecting and observing endeavors from 1897-1898. Applegate's botanical research at this time was particularly focused on the trees and shrubs of Oregon. Specimen numbers 2001-2905 are represented in a hand written, bound field catalog. Unnumbered specimens are represented in typed, unbound notes are contained in two folders.

Creator

Applegate, Elmer Ivan

Subject

  • Applegate, Elmer Ivan
  • Field Book Project (Washington, D.C.)

Notes

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

1898

Restrictions & Rights

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

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-102

Physical description

0.32 cu. ft. (0.32 non-standard size boxes)