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Guide to the Calvert E. Norland Manuscript, Print, and Artifact Collection
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Detailed List of Contents

 

Professional 1903-1973

 

Certificates and Awards

Box 1, Folder 1

Certificates and Awards

 

Correspondence

Folder 2

Letter from William Beebe

Folder 3

Letter From Malcolm Love 1963

 

Job Applications 1947

Folder 4

Curriculum Vitae (Notes), Photographs of Calvert Norland, Norland's Officers Application for Settlement [Armed Forces Leave Act of 1946]

Folder 5

Scope and Contents

Letters from and to: The California Department of Agriculture [3 Letters] California State Department of Education [2 Credentials] California Teachers Association [1 Letter] Personal Letter from Charles Chapman Regarding Teaching Positions in Northern California The Claremont Graduate School [2 Transcripts of Records, 2 Letters] The Clemson Agricultural College [5 Letters]
Folder 6

Letters from the Los Angeles University of Applied Education, Longfellow Junior High School, Long Beach Public Schools

Folder 7

Letters from the Monterrey Peninsula College [2 Letters], Navy with a 'Chronological Record of Military Experience'

Folder 8

Letters from and to the Pennsylvania State College [2 Letters], Pomona College [2 Copies of Transcript of Record, 4 Letters], Public School of the District of Columbia Application Form

Folder 9

Letters from Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden [4 Letters], Richmond School System

Folder 10

Scope and Contents

Letters from and to: San Diego State College [5 Letters, Employee's Earning Statement - 1950] Santa Ana School System Santa Ana Junior College [2 Letters] Santa Ana City Schools [3 Letters] State of California Department of Agriculture [5 Letters] State of California Department of Education Southwestern Teachers Agency [4 Letters]
Folder 11

Scope and Contents

Letters from and to: University of California Berkeley [6 Transcript Records, 8 Letters] United States National Museum Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine ['Entomological Activities Questionnaire Armed Forces Personnel' and 'A History of Entomology in Relation to World War II'] United States Department of Agriculture - San Francisco United States Department of Agriculture - Washington D.C. [4 Letters with 2 Envelopes] United States Civil Service Commission ['Application for Federal Employment' Form] University of Idaho College of Agriculture [4 Letters]
 

Lee Watkins [Apiarist]

Box 1, Folder 12

Correspondence to Calvert Norland 1966-1971

Box 1, Folder 13

Articles on History of Beekeeping in the Western United States 1967-1970

 

Collected Correspondence and Research Notes

Box 1, Folder 14

S.F. Blake [Botanist] 1924-1937

Scope and Contents

Letters between the New York Botanical Garden, Herbarium of L.H. Bailey, Gray Herbarium at Harvard University, United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, The Arnold Arboretum Harvard University and S.F. Blake
Box 1, Folder 15

Wyatt W. Jones [Entomologist] - Correspondence 1917-1972

Scope and Contents

Letters between the University of California at Riverside College of Agriculture United States Department of Agriculture Bureau of Entomology in Washington D.C. United States National Museum in Washington D.C. California Academy of Sciences at San Francisco Doctor George Duff L.V. Olson Professor R. W. Doane Stanford University Geologist M. Stirrett Department of Agriculture in Chatham, Ontario, Canada Doctor and Mrs. Norland and Wyatt W. Jones
Box 1, Folder 16

Wyatt W. Jones [Entomologist] - Notes, List, Drafts of Insect Descriptions

Scope and Contents

Manuscript on "Two New Species of Nepticula from California", a list with "American Nepticulae", "Nepticula", "Paraleucoptera"
Box 1, Folder 17

Wyatt W. Jones [Entomologist] - Papers 1920-1952

Scope and Contents

[A Detailed Contents List is Included with the Papers]
Box 1, Folder 18

Wallace M. Pearce [Entomologist-Araneologist] - Incoming and Outgoing Correspondence 1938-1967

Scope and Contents

[A Detailed List is Included with the Letters; A Biographical Sketch of Wallace M. Pearce is attached at the end of the Inventory]
Box 1, Folder 19

Wallace M. Pearce [Entomologist-Araneologist] 1940-1943

Scope and Contents

[Correspondence, Notes, Study Material and Drawings]
Box 1, Folder 20

Alfred Russel Wallace [Naturalist] - Notes about Wallace

Scope and Contents

Notes [Alfred Russel Wallace may have been Wallace M. Pearce's maternal grandfather]
 

Collected Research Material

Box 1, Folder 21

Mounted Butterflies and edelweiss - Found in Eighteenth Century German Bible

Box 1, Folder 22

Pencil Drawings and Text of Animal and Plant Life - Found in Eighteenth Century German Bible

Box 1, Folder 23

Bibliographies and Various Articles in Entomology 1740-1893

Box 1, Folder 24

Notebook (Possibly from Rockingham, North Carolina)

Scope and Contents

Includes Entries in Two Different Hands, Starting at Either End of the Book: 1 - May 1803 - February 1804 "Botanical Calendar" [Listing of Plants, Most Likely Observed in Wild] 2 - November 1811 - 1816 "Gardening Memories" [Garden Diary]
Box 1, Folder 25

Manuscript, Diary, Research Notes on Insect Collecting and Identification, British January 1810 - October 1817

Box 1, Folder 26

Photocopy of "Political Essay on the Kingdom of New Spain" by Alexander de Humboldt 1811

Box 1, Folder 27

Photocopy of "In Memoriam Allan Marion Barnes" 1924-1992

Box 1, Folder 28

Brochure "The Panama Canal" by Ruth Winter Cameron and J. Isabella Dodds - The Pan American Union: Washington D.C. 1942

Box 1, Folder 29

Brochure "Atlas of India" by A.M. Lorenzo - Oxford Pamphlets of Indian Affairs, London: Oxford University Press Number 8 July 1944

Scope and Contents

(Second Edition, Enclosed are handwritten notes on Indian religion)
Box 1, Folder 30

Pamphlets

Scope and Contents

"Flax Pests" - 1954 "Biology of Scymnus Nubes Casey" - 1923 "Picture Guide to Southern Arizona Wildflowers" - 1963
Box 1, Folder 31

Newsletter "Los Entomolgos", San Diego September 21, 1964

Box 1, Folder 32

Swedish Museum Pamphlet (Two-Sided) "Linnemuseet I Uppsala" and "Linnes Hammarby" 1963

Scope and Contents

(With English Texts to the Pictures)
Box 1, Folder 33

Pamphlet "Botanical Explorations in Washington, Oregon, California and Adjacent Regions" by John H. Thomas 1969

Box 1, Folder 34

Notebook of Handwritten "Notes from Professor Louis Agassiz Lectures on Geology" J.F. Flagg

Box 1, Folder 35

Nine "Rare and/or Unusual Letters, Notes (Mostly Purchased) Dealing with Biological Matters" (Norland's Description)

Scope and Contents

Includes 2 Holograph Letters and Marginalia from Louis Agassiz
Box 1, Folder 36

"Marginalia II" by Calvert Norland

Scope and Contents

(2 Copies)
 

Lecture Notes and Papers

Folder 37

Economic Entomology 1965

Folder 38

History of Biology 1962

Folder 39

History of Biology 1964, 1965, 1967

Folder 40

History of Biology 1971, 1972

 

Research Notes and Papers

Box 2, Folder 1

Assorted Photographs of Insects and Plants 1924-1925

Box 2, Folder 2

Calendar and Address Notes 1945

Box 2, Folder 3

Research Reports by Calvert Norland "Coleoptera: Common in this Vicinity", "Hemiptera: The Bugs Common in this Vicinity", "Swamp and River Life in Western Orange County"

Box 2, Folder 4

Handwritten Notes by Calvert Norland on "The History of Agriculture"

Box 2, Folder 5

Handwritten Notes [Exhibit Lists]

Box 2, Folder 6

Four Notebooks with Field Notes [Mexico] 1968, 1970, 1971, 1973

Box 2, Folder 7

Research Paper by Calvert Norland "Notes on the Early History of the Microscope" 1963

Box 2, Folder 8

Manuscript "Some Basic Concepts Underlying the Philosophy of Conservation"

 

Personal 1944-1995

 

Correspondence

Box 2, Folder 9

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II August 1944

Box 2, Folder 10

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II September 1944

Box 2, Folder 11

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II October 1944

Box 2, Folder 12

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II November 1944

Box 2, Folder 13

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II December 1944

Box 2, Folder 14

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II January 1945

Box 2, Folder 15

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II February 1945

Box 2, Folder 16

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II March 1945

Box 2, Folder 17

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II April 1945

Box 2, Folder 18

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II May 1945

Box 2, Folder 19

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II June 1945

Box 2, Folder 20

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II July 1945

Box 2, Folder 21

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II August 1945

Box 2, Folder 22

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II September 1945

Box 2, Folder 23

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II October 1945

Box 2, Folder 24

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II November 1945

Box 2, Folder 25

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II December 1945

Box 2, Folder 26

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II January 1946

Box 2, Folder 27

Letters to Betty (Elizabeth) and Eric Norland when Calvert Norland was Stationed with the Navy in Calcutta, India during World War II April 1946

Box 2, Folder 28

Personal Letters from Friends and Colleagues 1977, 1985, 1995

Box 2, Folder 29

Mexican Postcards with Congratulations to 50th Wedding Anniversary, Includes News Clippings on Traveling by Train in Mexico 1973, 1974

Box 2, Folder 30

Guestbook 1975-1976

 

Hobbies - Art and Music

Box 2, Folder 31

Music Magazines

Scope and Contents

"Bravo" - Volume X, Number 3, 1971 "Blithe Spirit" - Kansas, No Date
Box 2, Folder 32

Music Programs from the Berkeley Musical Association and the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra 1931-1932

Box 2, Folder 33

Music Programs

Scope and Contents

San Diego Symphony Orchestra - 1968-1969 Helen H. Price Concert and Stage Attractions - 1950-1953 The San Diego Opera - 1979 CALTECH Committee on Programs - 1977 Pomona College - Department of Music - 1929-1931 Clairemont Colleges Artist Course - 1935 Los Angeles Music Guild - 1948
Box 2, Folder 34

Music Programs

Scope and Contents

University of California, San Diego - 1967 University of California - 1933 Geary Theatre - 1961 Theatre Mart International Artists Series, San Diego - 1969 Columbia Theatre - 1932 ENSA Garrison Theatre, Calcutta - 1945 American Red Cross - 1945
Box 2, Folder 35

Newspaper Music Reviews

Scope and Contents

"New Yorkers Evaluate Dobrowen" in San Francisco Chronicle - December 11, 1932 "Stokowski and the Era of the Gods" in Los Angeles Times - No Date
Box 2, Folder 36

Sheet Music Purchase in Bloomington, Indiana 1983

Box 2, Folder 37

Booklet "The Los Angeles Grand Opera Association 1924-1934: A Short Career in a Big City" by Cardell Bishop 1979

Box 2, Folder 38

Notebooks with Inventory of Music Recordings A-C and D-G, as well as Handwritten Notes

 

Philanthropy - San Diego State University Library

Box 3, Folder 1

Friends of the Library Board Minutes, Newsletters, Reports, Member Lists and Correspondence 1974-1990

Box 3, Folder 2

"Library Policies, Materials, and Services Described for the Faculty" New Series Volume 1, Number 3 December 9, 1959

Box 3, Folder 3

Special Collections Information Regarding Calvert Norland Collection, 1976 Booklist and Correspondence Regarding Norland's Donation

Box 3, Folder 4

List of Donations 1979-1990

Box 3, Folder 5

Norland's Original Book Collection Catalog Cards - Handwritten on 5"x7" Index Cards

Box 3, Folder 6

Notes on Book Collection

Scope and Contents

Anatomy Botany and Herbals History Medieval Science and Renaissance Microscope Science in Ancient Civilizations Information on Authors, Organized Alphabetically: A-B C-D E-F G H I-K L-M N-P Q-R S-T U-Z
 

Prints and Drawings 1785-1929

Box 3, Folder 7

Engravings and Prints of Insects (9)

Box 4, Folder 1

Artifacts

Box 4, Folder 1

Four Roman bronze surgical instruments, 2nd century, A.D. 9typed description included with artifacts)

Box 4, Folder 1

Chinese Astrologer's compass, 19th century

Box 4, Folder 1

tripod microscope, 18th century, possibly from Nuremberg, copied after Culpeper's model circa 1730

Box 4, Folder 1

Small magnifying glass on wooden foot, early 18th century

Box 4, Folder 1

Small magnifying glass-Vitrum pulicare of flea glass, early 18th century

Box 4, Folder 1

Two unidentified magnifying glass parts, possibly fit with: Spencer compound microscope circa 1880

Box 4, Folder 1

Two boxes of slide specimens, to be used with Spencer microscope circa 1875

Box 4, Folder 1

Bronze figurine of the Sphinx

Folder 1

Flat File 3, Drawer 1

Folder 1

Rev. J. Bachman, D.D., portrait, 1811

Folder 1

John J. Audubon, portrait 1835

Folder 1

Louis Agassiz, portrait circa 1840

Folder 1

John Charles Spencer, portrait, (Earl Spencer, better known as Viscount Althorp) 1782-1845

Folder 1

Galileo Galilee, portrait, (modern reproduction no date)

Folder 1

Sir John Hill, M.D. portrait "Knight of the Polar Star, First Superintendent of the Royal Gardens at Kew" circa 1714-1775

Folder 1

Anthony Van Leeuwenboek, portrait (magazine reproduction of painting in Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam) "Father of Microscopy"

Folder 2

Flat File 3, Drawer 2

Folder 2

Eight proofs for a Japanese book on anatomy. Copper plates were copied out of a Dutch book on anatomy, circa 1800

Folder 2

John Lawrence Le Conte, signed portrait [1825-1883]. Le Conte is the father of American coleopterists, from Philadelphia

Folder 3

Flat File 3, Drawer 3

Folder 3

Two plates from the same press or publication, framed separately, hand colored, "Graphic Illustrations of Animals, Showing Their Utility to Man in Their Services During Life and Uses After Death," 1840:

Scope and Contents

*The Silk Worm (published by Thomas Varty, 31 Strand, London; designed and drawn on stone by W. Hawkins) *The Cochineal and Lac Insects (published by Roake and Varty, Adelaide St., Strand; designed and drawn on stone by W. Hawkins)
Folder 3

George Louis Leclerc Buffon, portrait [1707-1788]

Folder 3

Robert Brown, portrait (M & N Handhard Imp.)

Folder 3

Rev. William Kirby, portrait (M & N Handhart Lith.)

Folder 4

Flat File 3, Drawer 4

Folder 4

Bichat, Marie Francis Xavier; portrait [1731-1802]

Folder 4

Copernicus, Nicholas; portrait [1473-1543]

Folder 4

Kepler, Johann; portrait [1571-1630]

Folder 4

Calvert E. Norland Manuscript, Print and Artifact Collection

Folder 4

von Linnaeus, Carl; portrait [1707-1778]

Folder 4

von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang; portrait as a young man [1749-1832]

Folder 4

Descartes, Renee [1596-1650]

Folder 4

Harvey, William; portrait [1578-1657]

Folder 4

Sir Newton, Isaac; portrait [1642-1727]

Folder 4

Von Humboldt, Alexander, portrait, lithograph by Delpech, 1832 Pediculus humans capitis

Folder 5

Flat File 3, Drawer 5

Folder 5

The Head Louse of Humans, hand-colored lithograph from Shaw and Nodder, Naturalist's Miscellany, London, 1745-1796

Folder 5

Unidentified insect, lithograph [possibly some form of louse], N.B. Pierce, ad, Nat.

Folder 5

Unidentified insect, lithograph [possibly some form of louse], N.B. Pierce, ad, Nat.

Folder 5

De L'Obel, Matthias; portrait [1538-1616]

Folder 5

Unidentified illustration [n.d]

Folder 6

Flat File 4, Drawer 1

Folder 6

Plate 8 from original edition of Nicholas Marcellus Hentz' Description and Figures of the Arneids of the United States, 1842

Folder 6

2 lithographs from Oken. Lorenz, Allgemeine Naturgeschichte fuer alle Staende, 1833-1842, Stuttgart

Folder 6

2 prints of insects, table VIII and XII [beetles and spiders]

Folder 7

Flat File 4, Drawer 2

Folder 7

John Gould, portrait, 1849 [1804-1881]

Folder 7

Martin Folkes, Esc., portrait [1754], William Hogarth lithograph [Folkes was president of the Royal Society of London, and the Society of Antiquaries. London]

Folder 7

Isaac Newton, portrait, 1712

Folder 8

Flat File 4, Drawer 3

Folder 8

Facsimile reproduction, frontispiece of Galileo's three letters to Velsero on the Sunspots (from the Natural Edition, 1929, vol. V, p.73)

Folder 8

Facsimile reproduction, Galileo: frontispiece by Stefano Della Bella to the first edition if the Dialogo sopra i due massimi sistemi del mondo, 1632 (from the National Edition, 1929). Figures left to right: Aristotle, Ptolemy, Copernicus

Folder 8

Facsimile reproduction, galileo's account of the discovery of the Medicean Planets, (from the National Edition, 1929) January 7, 1610

Folder 8

"Infanticide in Madagascar" engraving by J. Redaway, Fisher, Son and Co., London and Paris 1815

Folder 8

Spotted Grous, hand-colored engraving by Alexander Lawson, drawn by A. Rider (missing)

Folder 9

Flat File 4, Drawer 4

Folder 9

Two engravings of fish from unidentified early volume of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, C.A. Leseur Del and Sculp

Folder 9

Two engravings of fish from unidentified source. C.A., Leseur deli. Cichla. anenea and Sc. Oscula

Folder 9

Rhinobatos species. Hand-colored lithograph, London 1794

Folder 9

Color engraving of horse leg dissection, from Encyclopedia Londinensis 1805

Folder 10

Flat File 4, Drawer 5

Folder 10

Two engravings from publication by Joannes Jonstonus. one shows breeds of cattle (Bonafufalius, Urus Iubatus and CatoblepaUras Lybicus); other shows insect forms

Folder 10

Diploma signed by Baron Georges Cuvier, 1816, for doctor of law, Royal Academy of Toulouse

Folder 11

Flat File 5, Drawer 1

Folder 11

Watercolor of fish, early 19th century, Philadelphia, artist unidentified (missing)

Folder 11

Four W.H. Lizars engravings:

Scope and Contents

-Human skeleton -Human skull and long bone -Musculature of human torso -Musculature of human torso
Folder 12

Flat File 5, Drawer 2

Folder 12

Four color and two sepia botanical lithographs from publication by Pierre Jean-Francoise Turpin

Folder 12

Two lithographs of shells: Zoology: Caquilles and Zoology: Echinoderms

Folder 13

Flat File 5, Drawer 3

Folder 13

Three engravings from Economic Rustique (correct title, author, date, unknown), two showing incubation of poultry, one showing raising of silk worm

Folder 13

Six color reproductions of John Gould birds

Folder 14

Flat File 5, Drawer 4

Folder 14

Color lithograph of moths from book of Moses Harris 1785

Folder 14

Two portraits of Walt Whitman

Folder 14

Color plates from a discarded copy of "A Treatise on some of the Insects Injurious to Vegetation" by Harris, 1862, From Calvert Norland, circa 1997, Black and white copy; Norland SB 931 H33 1862

Folder 15

Flat File 5, Drawer 5

Folder 15

Two had-colored lithographs from Flora Danica (correct title and date unknown). very fine illustrations of fungi

Folder 15

44 loose, unframed color lithographs from German publication, unidentified and undated (circa 1800). Natural history subjects: plants, birds, amphibians, reptiles, mammals, fungi, minerals

Folder 15

Two unframed color lithographs of Audubon birds, from unidentified book

Folder 15

Two color plates of plants 1787 and 1793

Folder 15

Calvert E. Norland congratulatory roll (signatures from colleagues?)

Folder 15

Calvert E. Norland BA degree, Magna cum laude from Pomona College 1931

Folder 15

Calvert E. Norland Master of Science in Entomology degree, University of California Berkeley 1932

Folder 15

Two hand-colored lithographs from Flora Danica (correct title and date unknown). Very fine illustrations of fungi

 

Artifacts 2nd Century-1880

Box 4

Four Roman Bronze Surgical Instruments Second Century A.D.

Scope and Contents

(Typed Description included with Artifacts)
Box 4

Chinese Astrologer's Compass Nineteenth Century