George Engelmann : botanical notebook 54 : Picea
Botanical notebook 54, Picea
Engelmann, George, 1809-1884
This set of folders consists of notes on the botanical genus Picea. Also included are correspondences from Marcus E. Jones, Charles Christopher Parry, E.P. Austin, P.A. Chadbourne, and Henry Shaw, as well as drawings by Paulus Roetter.
The collection contains original handwritten notes and botanical sketches (some in color), as well as articles and illustrations from various journals and newspapers. Some of these items were written and drawn by Engelmann, some were sent to him by associates and correspondents. Notes and sketches are done on a variety of reused and repurposed papers. Notes include plant lists and specimen descriptions, as well as where, when and by whom they were collected. Sketches are done in pencil and ink.
Items are numbered 12340-12559. Not all items are dated.
Austin, E. P
Chadbourne, Paul A
Jones, Marcus E
Parry, C. C
Archives Collection 1 RG 4/1/5/1
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