SIA Acc. 12-339, Robbins, James Watson, James Watson Robbins Field Notes, 1824-1826, 2010

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Summary

This collection consists of 1 field book and a field book insert by James Watson Robbins. Robbins collected in Maryland, District of Columbia, and Virginia, from 1824-1826. Robbins' field notes include collector numbers as well as descriptions that include physical characteristics and observations of the plant specimens. Also included is related correspondence dated 2010.

Subject

Robbins, James Watson

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

  • 1824
  • 1824-2010
  • 1824-1826, 2010

Topic

  • Botany
  • Plants

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions
  • Manuscripts

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-339

Physical description

0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)