SIA Acc. 12-438, United States National Museum Division of Plants, Specimen Records, 1835-1894 and undated

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Summary

This collection consists of miscellaneous field notes that make up "Miscellaneous Series I" on the Department of Botany field book inventory. The collection is comprised of 16 folders. Included are: 1) a list of specimens of Santo Domingo Flora, including a note of Frederick Vernon Coville, 1890, and Santo Domingo Commission of Inquiry, 1871; 2) a list of ferns, Jamaica, undated; 3) George Vasey, California trees, 1894; 4) Per Axel Rydberg, list of plants, Black Hills, South Dakota, 1892; 5) a list of plants, Duval County, Florida, 1894; 6) Joseph H. Simpson, field notes, Manatee, Florida, 1890; 7) Greenleaf C. Nealley, field notes, Texas, 1892; 8) Mr. Gay, field notes, locality unknown, 1835, in French; 9) Edgar Alexander Mearns, field notes, Mexico and Texas, 1892; 10) Lester F. Ward, list of plants collected in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming, 1881; 11) Emanuel Francesco Franceschi, list of plants collected, Guadalupe Island, 1892-1893; 12) Joseph H. Simpson, plants, locality unknown, 1892; 13) Per Axel Rydberg, field notes, Nebraska, 1891; 14) Lester F. Ward, field notes, Utah, 1875; 15) a list of plants, Walter P. Jenny Expedition to the Black Hills of the Platte, 1875; and 16) Edward Sabine, list of plants collected on the coasts of Baffin's Bay, undated.

Subject

  • Vasey, George 1822-1893
  • Rydberg, Per Axel 1860-1931
  • Simpson, Joseph H
  • Nealley, Greenleaf C
  • Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916
  • Ward, Lester Frank 1841-1913
  • Franceschi, Emanuel Francesco
  • Jenny, Walter P
  • Coville, Frederick V (Frederick Vernon) 1867-1937
  • Sabine, Edward Sir 1788-1883

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

  • 1835
  • 1835-1894
  • 1835-1894 and undated

Topic

  • Botany
  • Plants

Place

  • Guadalupe Island (Mexico)
  • Wyoming
  • Texas
  • Colorado
  • South Dakota
  • Mexico
  • California
  • Baffin Bay (North Atlantic Ocean)
  • Jamaica
  • Florida
  • Utah
  • Nebraska

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-438

Physical description

0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)

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