SIA Acc. 12-014, Cook, Alice Carter 1868-, Alice Carter Cook Field Notes, 1893-1897

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Summary

This collection contains a field book containing a specimen list of botanical specimens Alice Carter Cook collected in Gran Canaria and Tenerife from 30 November 1893 to January 1894, and February to October 1897. Collector numbers 1-1132 (and label for 1034) are included. Specimen numbers 1000+ are separated from previous numbers and given the heading "Tenerife." Cook's notes include taxonomic names of specimens, locations, and a brief description of the type of environment in which the specimen was found. Locations Cook collected in include, but are not limited to, Guia, Los Telos, Mogan, Tafira, San Mateo, and Las Mercedes.

Creator

Cook, Alice Carter 1868-

Subject

Cook, Alice Carter 1868-

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

  • 1893
  • 1893-1897

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-014

Physical description

0.11 cu. ft. (0.11 non-standard size boxes)