Curatorial Records,
1899-1918

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 13-280
Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1899-1918
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.58 cu. ft. (1 document box) (3 5x8 boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of images of cacti maintained by curator Joseph Nelson Rose. Most images were taken in Ecuador, Brazil, Argentina, the Dominican Republic, the British West Indies, and the Danish West Indies. Some images of people, buildings, and landscapes are also present.
Materials are mostly glass plate negatives and nitrate negatives. There is also a small amount of black and white photographs, illustrations, sketches, and notes.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-280, United States National Museum. Division of Plants, Curatorial Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rose, J. N. (Joseph Nelson), 1862-1928 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Botany Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cactus Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Ecuador Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Dominican Republic Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
West Indies, British Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Danish West Indies Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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