Arthur Cronquist records 1939-1992.


Arthur Cronquist records 1939-1992.

Collection documents Cronquist's scientific and teaching careers as well as his administrative work at NYBG. Artwork is found in the Art and Illustration Collection. Field notes are found in the Field Collector's Notebooks Collection.

32 boxes (25.4 lin. ft.)

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