SIA Acc. 12-005, Calderón, Cleofé E, Cleofé E. Calderón Field Books, 1967-1981 and undated

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Summary

This collection consists of 17 field books containing botanical notes of Cleofé E. Calderón (1929-2007) in Brazil, Panama, and Colombia between 1967 and 1981. Calderón's notes focus on bambusa (bamboo) and often note what preservation solution was used, the sex of inflorescence, and other information.

Creator

Calderón, Cleofé E

Subject

Calderón, Cleofé E

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

  • 1967
  • 1967-1981
  • 1967-1981 and undated

Topic

  • Plants
  • Bamboo
  • Botany

Place

  • Panama
  • Brazil
  • Colombia

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions
  • Scientific illustrations

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-005

Physical description

1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)