SIA Acc. 12-406, Standley, Paul Carpenter 1884-1963, Paul Carpenter Standley Field Notes, 1910-1935

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Summary

This collection consists of field books documenting the field work of Paul Carpenter Standley in Central America and the United States between the years of 1910 and 1935. Standley collected in: Montana, Florida, Texas, New Mexico, and several other locations in the United States; El Salvador; Honduras; Guatemala; Panama; Haiti; and Costa Rica. Standley's notes consist of plant lists, determination lists, and narrative specimen notes.

Subject

Standley, Paul Carpenter 1884-1963

Notes

  • Item List in accession file.
  • Electronic 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

  • 1910
  • 1910-1935

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-406

Physical description

2 cu. ft. (2 record storage box)