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E.O. Essig papers, 1925-1954.
BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 1; BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 2; BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 3; BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 4; ...
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Title:

E.O. Essig papers, 1925-1954

Creator/Contributor:

Essig, E. O. (Edward Oliver), 1884-, creator

Creator/Contributor:

University of California, Berkeley, Dept. of Entomological Sciences.

Abstract:

Contains notes, outlines, and manuscripts relating to Essig's research on the history of entomology. Includes detailed diaries from his travels throughout the U.S., Europe, and North America during 1936-1937 and 1939-1943, as well as scrapbooks of picture postcards and other memorabilia from his travels in England, Belgium, and Holland in 1936-1937. Also includes a guest book, 1925-1948, and some correspondence, primarily a volume of letters of tribute sent to Essig on the occasion of his retirement, with a few replies sent by him.

Date:

1925 (issued)

Subject:

Entomology -- Research -- History -- Sources
Great Britain -- Description and travel
Belgium -- Description and travel
Netherlands -- Description and travel
United States -- Description and travel

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Professor in the Dept. of Entomology and Parasitology, U.C. Berkeley. Retired on Sept. 24, 1954.

Type:

Diaries.
Scrapbooks.
Faculty papers.
Notes.

Physical Description:

4 cartons (5.0 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 1
BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 2
BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 3
BANC MSS 74/30 c CARTON 4
BANC MSS 74/30 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.