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Box 1

 Container

Contains 8 Collections and/or Records:

Statice caroliana [Limonium carolinianum] (Marsh rosemary) original illustration, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 25
Scope and Contents: "J[?] Vaughan" written on face in pencil. Faded pencil note on back "[Indecipherable] - Marsh rosemary - Salt marsh [?] near [?] Sept. 1"

Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly weed) original illustration, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 26
Scope and Contents: Written in pencil "original copy J.B." Includes sketches on back.

Panax quniquefolium (Ginseng) original illustration, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 29
Scope and Content: The Bigelow collection consists of botanical illustrations and supporting material. There are 44 original botanical illustrations and printed plates, mostly pertaining to Bigelow's “American Medical Botany,” including pen and ink drawings and pencil drawings - some colored - and hand-colored proofs. There were 17 packets of specimens with identifying labels. Plants were collected in Europe; some are dated March 1839. The specimens were mounted on specimen sheets and were cataloged...

Liriodendron tulipfera (Tulip tree) pencil sketch of flower, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 31
Scope and Content: The Bigelow collection consists of botanical illustrations and supporting material. There are 44 original botanical illustrations and printed plates, mostly pertaining to Bigelow's “American Medical Botany,” including pen and ink drawings and pencil drawings - some colored - and hand-colored proofs. There were 17 packets of specimens with identifying labels. Plants were collected in Europe; some are dated March 1839. The specimens were mounted on specimen sheets and were cataloged...

Liriodendron tulipfera (Tulip tree) colored sketch of flower, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 31
Scope and Content: The Bigelow collection consists of botanical illustrations and supporting material. There are 44 original botanical illustrations and printed plates, mostly pertaining to Bigelow's “American Medical Botany,” including pen and ink drawings and pencil drawings - some colored - and hand-colored proofs. There were 17 packets of specimens with identifying labels. Plants were collected in Europe; some are dated March 1839. The specimens were mounted on specimen sheets and were cataloged...

Liriodendron tulipfera (Tulip tree) pencil sketch of plant, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 31
Scope and Content: The Bigelow collection consists of botanical illustrations and supporting material. There are 44 original botanical illustrations and printed plates, mostly pertaining to Bigelow's “American Medical Botany,” including pen and ink drawings and pencil drawings - some colored - and hand-colored proofs. There were 17 packets of specimens with identifying labels. Plants were collected in Europe; some are dated March 1839. The specimens were mounted on specimen sheets and were cataloged...

Cassia marilandica (American Senna) pencil sketch of leaves, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 39
Scope and Content: The Bigelow collection consists of botanical illustrations and supporting material. There are 44 original botanical illustrations and printed plates, mostly pertaining to Bigelow's “American Medical Botany,” including pen and ink drawings and pencil drawings - some colored - and hand-colored proofs. There were 17 packets of specimens with identifying labels. Plants were collected in Europe; some are dated March 1839. The specimens were mounted on specimen sheets and were cataloged...

Cassia marilandica (American Senna) colored sketch of plant, before 1817 Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: gra00002, Plate 39
Scope and Content: The Bigelow collection consists of botanical illustrations and supporting material. There are 44 original botanical illustrations and printed plates, mostly pertaining to Bigelow's “American Medical Botany,” including pen and ink drawings and pencil drawings - some colored - and hand-colored proofs. There were 17 packets of specimens with identifying labels. Plants were collected in Europe; some are dated March 1839. The specimens were mounted on specimen sheets and were cataloged...