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Title
Louis Agassiz correspondence and other papers, 1821-1877
Name/Creator
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Houghton

Networked Resource
Language
English
Language
French
Language
German
Description
4 boxes (2 linear ft.)
Form/Genre
text

Legal documents.

print
Subject
Agassiz, Louis , 1807-1873 ;  Agassiz, Louis , 1807-1873 -- Correspondence ;  Desor, E. (Edouard) , 1811-1882 ;  Harvard University -- Faculty ;  Harvard University. , Museum of Comparative Zoology. ;  Zoologists

Category
Thayer Expedition to Brazil, 1865-1866

Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910

Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882

Geology

Correspondence

Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873

Zoology (General works)

Manuscripts and records

Note
Correspondence, together with papers concerning a legal dispute (Agassiz v. Desor) and a few other papers.

Agassiz was a zoologist and geologist who served as a professor at Harvard University' Lawrence Scientific School (1847-73) and founded Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology.

Color digital images of collection available; see finding aid.

Electronic finding aid available http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou00416

Unpublished printed finding aid available in the Houghton Accessions Records, 1942-1943, under *42M-366.

Louis Agassiz Correspondence and Other Papers (MS Am 1419). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Includes materials in English, French, and German.