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Creator:Jackson, John, 1748-1821
Title:John Jackson albums of specimens of dried flowers and plants
Date(s):1810-1819
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0016
Abstract:This collection consists of two albums of specimens of dried and pressed plants and wild flowers made by early nineteenth-century London Grove, Pennsylvania, botanist John Jackson between 1810 and 1819.[...] One of the albums was given to Dr. Francis Alison (1751-1813), son of the Presbyterian minister and educator Rev. Dr. Francis Alison (1705-1779).
Subjects:Plants--Type specimens--19th century | Botanical specimens--Collection and preservation--19th century | Botanists | London Grove (Pa.)--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Analytical herbarium : designed for the use of students and private collectors
Date(s):1886-1887
Call No:MSS 0095, Item 0035
Abstract:Analytical Herbarium : Designed for the Use of Students and Private Collectors was published in Farmington, Maine, in 1886 and used to collect botanical samples between May and June 1887.
Subjects:Herbaria | Botanical specimens--Collection and preservation--19th century | Farmington (Me.)
Creator:Welliver, Miriam E.
Title:Miriam E. Welliver travel diary
Date(s):1934
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0172
Abstract:The Miriam E. Welliver travel journal documents this Pennsylvania school teacher's month-long, 5,100 mile automobile trip across 19 states and Canada via handwritten journal entries, black-and-white photographs, postcards, telegrams, plant[...] specimens, pamphlets, and other miscellaneous materials.
Subjects:Automobile travel--East (U.S.)--History--20th century | Automobile travel--Southern states--History--20th century | Automobile travel--Canada--History--20th century | Tourist camps, hostels, etc--History--20th century | More Subjects