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Title
Original zoological drawings and plates, 1830-1880 (bulk)
Zoological drawings and plates
Name/Creator
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910
Blake, James Henry, 1845-1941
Burkhardt, Jacques, -1867
Weber, C., ill.
Dinkel, Joseph.
Hassler Expedition (1871-1872)
Albatross Expedition (1904-1905)
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[box 1, folder 2b Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2724453 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 2c Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2724454 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 3a Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2724455 
Digital Object
[box 1, folder 3b Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2724456 
Digital Object
[box 2, folder 5a Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2724457 
Digital Object
[box 2, folder 5c Provides access to page images of this portion of the collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2724458 
Location
Museum Comp Zoology

Networked Resource
Language
English
Description
1 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Form/Genre
mixed material

Scientific illustrations.
Subject
Zoology -- Pictorial works

Category
Pacific Expeditions of the US Fish Commission Steamer Albatross, 1891, 1899-1900, 1904-1905

Visual materials

Drawings, sketches, watercolors

Zoology (General works)

Hassler Expedition to South America, 1871-1872

Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873

Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910

Note
Transcribed from original typed labels: Box 1, folders 1a-c. Drawings by: Delay; Agassiz watercolors of shallow tropical [specimens]; [Jacques] Burkhardt: pencil & color echinoids & oph. -- folders 2a-c. Drawings by [Alexander] Agassiz: Albatross Expedition watercolors; Burkhardt: color Key West specimens; [C]. Weber; Diekmann: pen & pencil echinoids; Delay; [Joseph] Dinkel; Wallinger -- folders 3a-b. Letters: Agassiz's description of Cidaris marginata, C. clanigera, C. antigua, C. tripterygia, C. veronensis; water color cidaroid; [James Henry] Blake's drawings from Hassler Expedition; [C]. Weber: color Clypeasteroids -- Box 2, folders 4a-b. Plates of Asteroid; a lot: Scyphozoa (Haliclystus auricula); Diadema & Lovenia photos -- folders 5a-c. Plates of Hydra, sponge, starfish embryology; Albatross Expedition & Ctenophore larvae -- folders 6a-b. Amateur pencil & pen.

Original zoological drawings and plates, 1830-1880. Spec. Coll. Archives ARC 237. Ernst Mayr Library, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

Digital images of Jacques Burkhardt's scientific drawings here, accompanied by item-level catalog records, are in HUL's Templated Database (TED), Ernst Mayr Library (MCZ) Artwork Collection, at: http://ted.lib.harvard.edu/ted/deliver/home?_collection=mcz