SIA Acc. 17-022, National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Botany, Curatorial Records, 2013-2014

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Summary

The accession consists of two field books that document plant collecting conducted as part of the project "Documentation and Revitalization of the Language and Traditional Ecological Knowledge of the Isthmus Zapotec Community." Collecting occurred in La Ventosa located in the state of Oaxaca in Mexico. The principle investigator was Gabriela Pérez Báez of the Department of Anthropology. Botanical collections and their related documentation were deposited in the Department of Botany and subsequently made available on the National Ethnobotanical Herbarium Online pilot website.

Creator

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Botany

Uniform title

National Ethnobotanical Herbarium Online (Website)

Subject

  • Pérez Báez, Gabriela
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology

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

  • 2013
  • 2013-2014

Topic

  • Ethnobotany
  • Plants
  • Archaeology
  • Scientific surveys
  • Research
  • Fieldwork
  • Botany

Place

Oaxaca (Mexico : State)

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 17-022

Physical description

0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)