SIA Acc. 12-023, Davidson, G. W. R, G. W. R. Davidson Field Book, 1914

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Summary

This collection includes one field book containing a list of botanical specimens collected in Guatemala by G. W. R. Davidson from 29 April to 5 June 1914. Collector numbers 1-101 are included. Each entry includes taxonomic name of specimen, native name and sometimes local uses, sometimes elevation, specific locality (e.g., mountain above Trece Aguas), if a photo was taken, and part of specimen collected (e.g., section of leaf; section of trunk; young inflorescence). Localities include, but are not limited to, Trece Aguas (Alta Verapaz), Salama, and the garden at Sipacate (Alta Verapaz).

Subject

Davidson, G. W. R

Notes

  • Electronic List in accession file.
  • Item List in accession file.
  • 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

1914

Topic

  • Botany
  • Plants

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-023

Physical description

0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)

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