SIA Acc. 12-354, Sohns, Ernest Reeves, Ernest Reeves Sohns Field Notes, 1946-1955, 1970

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This collection consists of 3 field books by Ernest Reeves Sohns documenting botanical collecting activities in the United States and Mexico, 1946-1955. The field books include lists of plants collected by Sohns with collector numbers 1 through 1730. Entries include collector number, scientific name, locality and date. Occasionally, notes on habitat or abundance/rarity are included. Locations in the United States include: Ohio, Indiana, Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. Some identifications were made in 1970.


Sohns, Ernest Reeves


  • 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


  • 1946
  • 1946-1955
  • 1946-1955, 1970


  • Botany
  • Plants


  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-354

Physical description

0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)

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