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COLLECTION Identifier: RARE BOOK S949me

Mexican mosses collected by C.H. Berendt in 1865

Scope and Contents

Bound manuscript containing original pencil drawings and notes of Mexican mosses collected by C.H. Berendt in 1865. Compiled by William S. Sullivant and illustrated by August Scrader. Includes list of determinations compiled from 1974-1976 by F. Bowers, L. Spessard, A.J. Sharp, and D.H. Smith.

Dates

  • not before 1865

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is available for research. Researchers must register and provide one form of valid photo identification. Please contact botref@oeb.harvard.edu for additional information.

Extent

0.2 linear feet (1 volume)

Related Materials

Other related material at the Botany Libraries, Harvard University Herbaria:

  1. Icones muscorum, or, : Figures and descriptions of most of those mosses peculiar to eastern North America by William S. Sullivant ; original drawings by A. Schrader, Archives of the Farlow Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
  2. Icones muscorum, : or, Figures and descriptions of most of those mosses peculiar to North America which have not yet been figured, Supplement, by the late William S. Sullivant ; printers proofs and nineteen unpublished drawings, Archives of the Farlow Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
  3. William Starling Sullivant papers, Archives of the Farlow Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.

Digitization note

This collection was digitized by Harvard's Imaging Services department as part of the "Original botanical illustrations of the Botany Libraries" project.

Title
Sullivant, William Starling, 1803-1873. Mexican mosses collected by C.H. Berendt in 1865, not before 1865: A Guide.
Status
completed
Author
Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
und
EAD ID
far00034

Repository Details

Part of the Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University Repository

The Harvard University Herbaria houses five research libraries that are managed collectively as the Botany Libraries. The Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany specializes in organisms that reproduce by spores, without flowers or seeds. The Archives of the Farlow Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany houses unique resources including personal papers, institutional records, field notes and plant lists, expedition records, photographs, original artwork, and objects from faculty, curators, staff, and affiliates of the Farlow Herbarium.

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