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Diary, February 5-April 29, 1900

Collection name:
Leonhard Stejneger Papers, 1753, 1867-1943
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 25 Folder 7
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Puerto Rico
San Juan
Date Range:
1900
Start Date:
19000205
End Date:
19000429
Topic:
Ornithology
Herpetology
Accession #:
SIA RU007074
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Abstract:
This diary kept between approximately 5 February to 29 April 1900 contains photo identifications, expense accounts, and miscellaneous notes from Stejneger's trip to Puerto Rico and the West Indies. Notes are narrative and mostly describe the events of the day with only some mention of collecting birds, lizards, and bats.
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Leonhard Stejneger Papers, 1753, 1867-1943
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Book no. 8, H.A. Allard, field collection specimen no. 10094-11437

Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Virginia
West Virginia
Date Range:
1942-1945
Start Date:
19420731
End Date:
19450729
Topic:
Botanists
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
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Abstract:
The item consists of a list of Allard's specimen no. 10094-11337 collected in the course of his work in Virginia and West Virginia from 1942-1945. Dated specimen entries include locality, scientific name,and notes regarding growing conditions.
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Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
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Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
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Book 21, identification list, specimen no. 2972-4871, undated

Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Virginia
Bull Run Mountains
Date Range:
1930-1960
Start Date:
1930
End Date:
1960
Topic:
Botanists
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
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Abstract:
This item is comprised of an identification list for Allard's specimen no. 2972-4871, collected in the Bull Run Mountains and various other localities.
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Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
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Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
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Columbia?

Collection name:
Cleofe E. Calderon field books, 1967-1981 and undated, from the Department of Botany
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Date Range:
1981-1982
Start Date:
1981
End Date:
1982
Topic:
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-005
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Abstract:
Four pages of field notes of neurolepis. Notes include measurements, but not dates or location information. A note about collector number 3003 on the back of the title page is also included.
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Cleofe E. Calderon field books, 1967-1981 and undated, from the Department of Botany
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Calderon, Cleofé E.
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E. P. Killip, Colombia, 1944, 38443 - end

Collection name:
Ellsworth Paine Killip field notes from the Department of Botany
Physical Description:
1 folder
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Sublocation:
Box 4 Folder 6
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Colombia
Cali
Date Range:
1944
Start Date:
1944
End Date:
1944
Topic:
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-053
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Abstract:
This field book includes a list of plants collected by E. P. Killip in Colombia, 1944. The list includes collector number (38443 through 39224) and scientific name or common name. Some entries include other information such as locality and physical description. Locations include Cali, and possibly others.
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Ellsworth Paine Killip field notes from the Department of Botany
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Killip, Ellsworth Paine, 1890-
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Killip, field notes, Colombia, 38000 - 38442, 1944

Collection name:
Ellsworth Paine Killip field notes from the Department of Botany
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Colombia
Bogotá
Apulo
Monserrate
Date Range:
1944
Start Date:
19440416
End Date:
19440524
Topic:
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-053
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Abstract:
This field book consists of a list of plants collected by Killip in 1944 in Colombia. Entries include: collector number (38000-38442); scientific name; location; date; measurements; and physical observations such as color. Localities include Monserrate, Bogotá, San Miguel, Apulo, and Camargo.
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Ellsworth Paine Killip field notes from the Department of Botany
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Killip, Ellsworth Paine, 1890-
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Notes accompanying collection of useful plants made by W. J. Fisher at [Kodiak] in 1899

Alternate Title:
1-48, 1899
Collection name:
William J. Fisher field book
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Alaska
Kodiak Island
Date Range:
1899
Start Date:
1899
End Date:
1899
Topic:
Botany
Ethnobotany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-038
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Abstract:
This field book contains a list of botanical specimens that includes the following information: local name, local uses (included medicinal, economic, and dietary uses), "Russ" (Russian name?), "Aleut" (Aleutian name?), and abundance / distribution. A note beneath the title on the title page reads: dried plants with Mr. Kearney, alcoholics in seed collection.
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William J. Fisher field book
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Fisher, William J.
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Field Notes, 1880 (2 of 2)

Alternate Title:
Notebook No. 2, 1880
Collection name:
William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 24 Folder 7
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Alaska
Port Clarence
Umnak Island
Bering Sea
Arctic Ocean
Aleutian Islands
Date Range:
1880
Start Date:
18800822
End Date:
18801115
Topic:
United States Coast and Geodetic Survey
Natural history
Accession #:
SIA RU007073
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Abstract:
The note book documents work for the United States Coast Survey, 1880. Data recorded includes voyage information -- time, barometric readings, air and water temperature and wind direction, measured every four hours. Entries describe destinations, activities of survey members, interactions with local inhabitants, descriptions of coastal terrain, crops farmed by indigenous tribes, vegetation, and soil composition. In back are tables of sea temperatures of the Bering Sea and Arctic Ocean.
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William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
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Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
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Field Notes, 1880

Collection name:
William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 24A Folder 12
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Alaska
Hecate Strait
Baranof Island
Glacier Spit
Port Althorp
Date Range:
1880
Start Date:
18800604
End Date:
18800702
Accession #:
SIA RU007073
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Abstract:
The field book documents the survey work of William Dall in Alaska June to July, 1880. Entries describes terrain, travel progression, descriptions of rock observed, then includes survey data and calculations for Port Althorp and bearings from deck of the schooner, bearings from Glacier Spit. Additional locations include the vicinity of Hecate Strait and Baranof Island. Most of the notebook is blank.
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William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
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Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
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Rock field book no. 8035-9999

Collection name:
Joseph Francis Rock, field notes, 1920-1929
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
China
Date Range:
1923
Start Date:
19230315
End Date:
19230800
Topic:
Botany
Botanists
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-094
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Abstract:
The field book documents Joseph Rock's botanical collecting efforts in China from March 1923 to August 1923. The book is comprised of a list of floral specimens numbered 8035-9999. Entries typically include genus but not species. Particular attention is paid to Rhododendron specimens. Location is described by nearby place name and elevation in feet. Specimens are described by height and color. Unidentified specimens are described as monocot, dicot, or composite. The book is arranged chronologically by month.
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Joseph Francis Rock, field notes, 1920-1929
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Rock, Joseph Francis Charles, 1884-1962
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Field notes, Minnesota and Wyoming, April 8-May 17, 1890

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 2
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Minnesota
Wyoming
United States
Date Range:
1890
Start Date:
18900408
End Date:
18900517
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This field book contains Bailey's specimen lists of plants and animals observed and collected by Bailey in Minnesota and Wyoming from April and May of 1890. Dated specimen lists are organized by locality and typically include either common name or genus and species. Sex of specimens is sometimes noted. Entries at the back of the notebook included specimen no. 111-1128. Cubic measurements are provided for these entries. The field book also includes notes regarding Bailey's observations of small mammals and their offspring. The notebook also contains two drawings by Bailey, one of a small mammal and one landscape drawing.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Field notes, Wyoming and Utah, May 16-July 3, 1890

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 3
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Wyoming
Utah
Fairfield
Park City
Date Range:
1890
Start Date:
18900516
End Date:
18900703
Topic:
Botany
Ornithology
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This field book is comprised of plant and animal specimen list generated by Bailey during his collecting efforts in Wyoming and Utah in 1890. Bailey often includes the number of specimens taken from the field and usually also includes a cubic measurement of the specimen. He also often notes the number of live specimens observed in the field. Bailey occasionally takes notes on bird behavior at specific times of day. Specimen no. 1241-1264 are noted using scientific name cubic measurements, and often sex of specimen.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Field notes, California and Colorado, October 19-November 12, 1891, and Washington, D.C., January 1892

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 5
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
California
Colorado
District of Columbia
United States
Date Range:
1891-1892
Start Date:
18911019
End Date:
18920110
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This field book contains dated specimen lists comprised of plant and animal scientific names and locality from Bailey's travels in California and Colorado in October and November of 1891. Entries begin at Auburn, Colorado on October 19, 1891 and end with an entry on a religious theme written at the First Congressional Church in Washington, D.C.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Field notes, Minnesota, Michigan, and Canada, December 11-16, 1891 and Missouri and Kansas, June 20-July 19, 1892

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 6
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Minnesota
Michigan
Canada
Missouri
Kansas
United States
Date Range:
1891-1892
Start Date:
18911211
End Date:
18920719
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item contains lists of plant and animal scientific names generated by Bailey with some narrative journal entries beginning in Elk River, Minnesota and ending in Cedar Vale, Kansas. Entries include more localities in these two states and localities in Michigan, Canada, Missouri. The notebook also contains a few geological drawings.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Field notes, Pennsylvania, Wyoming, South Dakota, and Montana, December 24, 1893-August 30, 1894

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 9
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Pennsylvania
Wyoming
South Dakota
Montana
Nebraska
United States
Date Range:
1893-1894
Start Date:
18931224
End Date:
18940830
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Ornithology
Botany
Animal tracks
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This field book describes the observation of animal tracks and the collection of specimens by Bailey through Pennsylvania, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming, and Montana from late December 1893 through late August 1894. The notebook is comprised of lists of mammalian, ornithological and botanical scientific names organized by date and place name. The back of the notebook contains a list of addresses.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Field notes, Texas and California, June 5-October 15, 1900

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 18
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Texas
California
United States
El Paso
Sonoma
Yuba
Date Range:
1900
Start Date:
19000605
End Date:
19001015
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Botany
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item contains data from Bailey's collecting efforts in Texas and California from June through mid October 1900. Dated lists of plant and animal specimens identified by scientific name begin in El Paso, Texas and end in Sonoma county, California. The item includes an itinerary of Bailey's travels from June 4, 1900 through October 15, 1900.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Field notes, Texas and New Mexico, July 4-December 19, 1904

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 1
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
New Mexico
Texas
Eagle Lake
Taos
Date Range:
1904
Start Date:
19040704
End Date:
19041219
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item documents Bailey's collecting efforts in New Mexico and Texas from July through December, 1904. The field book is primary composed of specimen lists of genus and species names of plants and animals observed and collected in New Mexico during this time period. Nearby city, town, lake, mountain, canyon, or other geographical place name and elevation are specified to describe location. Lists are primarily titled with locations, though some by topic including one of "big thicket plants" dated December 1, 1904.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Field notes, Oklahoma and New Mexico, August 1-November 16, 1906

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 5
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
New Mexico
Oklahoma
Chelsea
Silver City
Date Range:
1906
Start Date:
19060801
End Date:
19061116
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item is primarily comprised of specimen lists from Bailey's collecting efforts in beginning near Chelsea,Oklahoma and ending near Silver City, New Mexico. It includes a plant catalog from New Mexico listing specimen no. 1000-1059. Lists are primarily organized by date and location of observation or collection. Location is indicated by nearby place name and sometimes includes elevation.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Book no. 2, H.A. Allard, field collection specimen no. 1711-3420

Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Virginia
West Virginia
Bull Run Mountains
Date Range:
1936-1937
Start Date:
19360607
End Date:
19370805
Topic:
Botany
Botanists
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
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Abstract:
The item consists of a list of Allard's specimen no. 1711-3420 collected in the course of his work in Virginia and West Virginia from 1936-1937. Dated specimen entries include locality, scientific name, and notes regarding growing conditions. Many specimen were collected in the Bull Run Mountains. For more information on localities, see Book 18 of the same collection.
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Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
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Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
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Book no. 4, H.A. Allard, field collection specimen no. 4767-6103

Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Virginia
West Virginia
Maine
Date Range:
1938-1939
Start Date:
19380522
End Date:
19390129
Topic:
Botany
Botanists
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
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Abstract:
The item consists of a list of Allard's specimen no. 4767-6103 collected in the course of his work in Maine, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia from 1937-1938. Dated specimen entries include locality, scientific name, and notes regarding growing conditions. For more information on localities, see Book 18 of the same collection.
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Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
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Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
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