SIA Acc. 12-350, Pittier, Henri 1857-1950, Henri Pittier Field Notes, 1905-1944

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This collection consists of notes, correspondence, and plant lists related to specimens collected by Henri Pittier in Central America and South America. Locations include: Venezuela, Guatemala, Panama, Mexico, and Colombia. Materials are dated 1905 to 1944 and include correspondence between Pittier and Ellsworth Paine Killip.


  • Pittier, Henri 1857-1950
  • Killip, Ellsworth Paine 1890-


  • 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.



Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1905
  • 1905-1944


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-350

Physical description

1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)

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