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MS Am 1134.1

Henshaw, Samuel, 1852-1941, recipient. Samuel Henshaw additional letters from various correspondents, 1849-1931: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1134.1
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Henshaw, Samuel, 1852-1941, recipient.
Title: Samuel Henshaw additional letters from various correspondents,
Date(s): 1849-1931.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.3 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters to entomologist and Director of Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology Samuel Henshaw primarily pertaining to professional and museum matters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

42M-1941 - 42M-2087,and 45-31. Gift of the Estate of Samuel Henshaw, Thomas Barbour, and others; received: 1942and 1945.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Samuel Henshaw Additional Letters from Various Correspondents, 1849-1931 (MS Am 1134.1). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Henshaw was an entomologist and served as Director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University from 1912 to 1927.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

Letters and documents to Henshaw pertaining to professional and museum matters, and some family papers.

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