SIA RU007119, Böving, Adam Giede 1869-, Adam Giede Boving Papers, 1908-1945

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Summary

Creator:
Böving, Adam Giede 1869-
Title:
Adam Giede Boving Papers, 1908-1945
Dates:
1908, 1908-1945
Notes:
Adam Giede Boving (1869-1957) was born in Denmark, where he served as Assistant Curator of Entomology in the Zoological Museum, Copenhagen, from 1902 to 1913. In 1913 he joined the staff of the Bureau of Entomology, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). He was a specialist in the larvae of Coleoptera. Boving was a Research Associate of the Smithsonian from 1939, and he retired from the USDA in 1945. He was the author of a series of illustrated descriptions on the early stages of Coleoptera
Summary:
These papers concern entomology, especially the early stages of insect development and more particularly the larvae of Coleoptera. They include extensive correspondence with J. P. Kryger, 1936-1939, and data on Kryger's contributions to the national collection of insects. Other correspondence with a wide range of professional acquaintances concerns the acquisition and loan of specimens, determinations, and evaluation of papers for publication. Much of the correspondence is in Danish, German, and French
Topic:
Entomology
Subjects:
Böving, Adam Giede 1869-, Kryger, J. P, University of Copenhagen Zoological Museum, United States Bureau of Entomology
Form/Genre:
Scientific illustrations, Collection descriptions
Local Number:
SIA RU007119
Physical Description:
1.6 linear meters

Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Record Unit 7119

Boving, Adam Giede, 1869-1957

Adam Giede Boving Papers, 1908-1945

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Boving, Adam Giede, 1869-1957
Title: Adam Giede Boving Papers
Dates: 1908-1945
Quantity: 1.6 linear meters.
Collection: Record Unit 7119
Language of Materials: English

Historical Note

Adam Giede Boving (1869-1957) was born in Denmark, where he served as Assistant Curator of Entomology in the Zoological Museum, Copenhagen, from 1902 to 1913. In 1913 he joined the staff of the Bureau of Entomology, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). He was a specialist in the larvae of Coleoptera. Boving was a Research Associate of the Smithsonian from 1939, and he retired from the USDA in 1945. He was the author of a series of illustrated descriptions on the early stages of Coleoptera.

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Introduction

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Descriptive Entry

These papers concern entomology, especially the early stages of insect development and more particularly the larvae of Coleoptera. They include extensive correspondence with J. P. Kryger, 1936-1939, and data on Kryger's contributions to the national collection of insects. Other correspondence, usually incoming with some draft copies of Boving's letters with a wide range of professional acquaintances, concerns the acquisition and loan of specimens, determinations, and evaluation of papers for publication. Much of the correspondence is in Danish, German, and French. Also included is an incomplete series of plates prepared for Boving's Synopsis of the Coleoptera and Boving and Craighill's Larva of the Coleoptera.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7119, Boving, Adam Giede, 1869-1957, Adam Giede Boving Papers

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Container List

Box 1

J. P. Kryger to Boving, 1939

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J. P. Kryger to Boving on the European political situation, 1938

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J. P. Kryger to Boving on the European political situation, 1937

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J. P. Kryger to Boving on the European political situation, 1936

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J. P. Kryger to Boving, Letters and Lists, 1932-1936

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J. P. Kryger to Boving, Letters and Lists, 1937-1945

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Correspondence, 1910-1915

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Correspondence, 1916-1920

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Correspondence, 1921-1922

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Correspondence, 1923-1924

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Correspondence, 1925-1939

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Correspondence, 1940-1942

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Box 2

Correspondence, 1943-1945

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Applications for Grants, 1939

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Scientific Notes and Papers

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Unidentified or undated fragments

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Plates prepared for Synopsis of the Coleoptera

Plates 59-75 (17 folders)

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Box 3

Plates 76-77 (2 folders)

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Plates 80-81 (2 folders)

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Plates 83-84 (2 folders)

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Plates 87-90 (4 folders)

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Plate 92

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Plates 96-97 (2 folders)

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Plates 99-101 (3 folders)

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Plate 104

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Plate 106

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Plate 115

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Plate 119

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Box 4

Plates 120-123 (4 folders)

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Plate 125

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Plates prepared for Larva of the Coleoptera

Plate 2

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Plates II, IV, V

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Plates 5-7 (3 folders)

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Plates 10-20 (11 folders)

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Plates 26-30 (5 folders)

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Plates 32-40 (9 folders)

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Box 5

Plates 41-48

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Miscellaneous plates (11 folders)

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Box 6

Miscellaneous plates (4 folders)

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Plate 50

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Plates 52-54 (3 folders)

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Plate 56

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Plate 58

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Plate 79

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Plate 84

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Plate 87

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Plate 91

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Plates 107-108 (2 folders)

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Plates 110-111 (2 folders)

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Miscellaneous plates (3 folders)

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Miscellaneous Plates and Notes

Grub Tail Drawings, Miscellaneous Publication 226

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Notes and Sketches on Enoclerus, 1914-1915

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Box 7

Ashmead's typescript copy of a paper on Galls by C.V. Riley

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Notes and Correspondence on Clerids, 1913-1918

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Sketch: Tenebrio obscurus Fab.

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Plates: Larva of Plectris aliena, Figures 1-2

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Plates: Larva of Plectris aliena, Figures 1-12

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Plates: Larva of Plectris aliena, Figures 13-18

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Plates: Classification of Mylabridae Larva

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Notes and correspondence, Larva of the Coleoptera

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Miscellaneous plates (2 folders)

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Plates, drawings, sketches

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Miscellaneous plates and notes

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Box 8

Printed plates from Larva of the Coleoptera

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Box 9

Correspondence, 1920-1945

General

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Ainslie, C. N.

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Aldrich, J. M.

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Alexander, Prof. Charles P.

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Alsterlund, John

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Alston, A. M.

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Andrews, J. E.

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Arrow, G. J.

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Baker, A. C.

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Balfour-Browne, John

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Beerbower, Fred V.

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Balduff, W. V.

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Beed, Watson

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Bequart, Jos.

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Bernet Kempers, K. J. W.

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Blackwell, R. M.

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Blair, K. G.

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Blake, I. H.

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Bolderi, L.

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Bourne, A. I.

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Bradley, Dr. J. C.

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Brown, Mary J.

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Browne, F. B.

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Bruner, S. C.

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Buchby, L. C.

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Burke, H. E.

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Busck, A.

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Carpentier, D. F.

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Carriker, M. A., Jr.

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Cattell, J. McKeen and Jaques

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Chamberlain, K. F.

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Chamberlin, T. R.

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Champion, H. G.

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Champlain, A. B.

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Christie, J. R.

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Clancy, Don W.

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Cockerham, K. L.

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Colcord, Mabel

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Coles, R. E.

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Collins, C. W.

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Corbin, William L.

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Crampton, G. C.

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Crawford, H. G.

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Cros, Dr. A.

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Crosby, Dr. C. R.

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Crossman, S. S.

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Crumb, S. E.

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Cummings, C. E.

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Cushing, E. H.

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Cutler, N. L.

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Daggy, Tom

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Dampf, A.

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Davis, A. C.

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Dean, G. A.

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Dela Torre-Bueno, J. R.

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Denny, F. E.

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Deverson, R.W.

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D'Orchymont, A.

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Dormeyer, Dr. Carl

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Emerson, Alfred

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Engelhardt, G. P.

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Essig, E. O.

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Falcoz, Louis

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Felt, E. P.

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Ferguson, W. C. and Ferguson, John

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Fichter, E.

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Flesner, Edna

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Fletcher, F. C.

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Folsom, J. W.

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Forbes, W. T. M.

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Frey, C. A.

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Friend, R. B.

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Frison, T. H.

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Frost, S. W.

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Fulton, B. B.

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Gahan, C. J.

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Gamble, J. T.

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Glasgow, R. D.

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Goff, C. C.

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Graf, J. E.

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Graham, S. A.

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Grandi, Guido

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Hadley, Dr. C. H.

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Hambleton, Jas. I.

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Hamilton, C. C.

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Hammond, G. H.

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Handford, R. H.

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Hanover, H. I.

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Hartzell, A.

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Harwood, R. D.

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Hatch, M. H.

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Hawkins, J. H.

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Headlee, T. J.

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Henriksen, Kai L.

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Henry, H. K.

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Herrera, A. L.

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Herrick, Glenn W.

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Hill, C. C.

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Hinds, W. E.

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Hinman, H.

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Hinnenkamp, F. B.

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Hinton, H. E.

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Hodge, C.

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Hoerner, J. L.

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Hofer, Geo.

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Hoffman, William A.

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Hopkins, A. D.

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Hora, S. L.

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Horn, Walther

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Howard, L. O.

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Hyslop, J. A.

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Imms, A. S.

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Isaac, P. O.

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Isley, D.

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Jacot, Arthur P.

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Jensen, C. C.

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Johannsen, O. A.

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Johnston, H. G.

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Jordan, G. C.

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Jordan, K.

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Karns, Carl E.

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Kaston, B. J.

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Kemner, N. A.

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Kennedy, C. H.

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King, K. M.

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Kisluik, Max

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Klots, A. B.

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Koch, Marie

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Kuwayama, Satoru

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Kyle, C. H.

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Lapouge, G. de

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Larrimer, W. H.

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Larsen, C. S.

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Larson, A. O.

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Lefroy, H. M.

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Leister, A. J.

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Lemche, H.

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Leonard, M. D.

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LeVeque, N.

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Liggett, H.

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Lindroth, Carl H.

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Loben Sels, Elizabeth Van

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Loding, H. P.

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Luke, M.

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Lundbeck, Wm.

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Lundblad, O. L.

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Lutz, F. E.

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McClure, K.

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McConnell, H. S.

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McNab, J. A.

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Martorell, Luis F.

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Mathers, W. G.

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Maulik, S.

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Meixner, J.

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Menozzi, C.

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Merrill, M. C.

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Metcalf, C. L.

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Middleton, William

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Miller, W. C.

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Mohr, Carl

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Morrison, H.

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Mortensen, T. G.

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Moznette, G. F.

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Needham, J. G.

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Needham, P. R.

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Nelson, J. A.

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Newton

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Macaloney, R. J.

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MacAndrews, A. H.

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MacGillivray, Dr. A.

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Pack, H. J.

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Parke, Davis & Co.

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Parott, P. J.

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Peterson, Nellie F.

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Payne, Nellie M. C.

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Pearse, A. S.

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Peirson, H. B.

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Person, H. L.

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Petrakis, M. M.

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Peyerimhoff, P. de

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Pierce, W. D.

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Pletsch, D. J.

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Plumb, G. H.

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Pruthi, H. S.

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Pyle, Robert W.

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Quaintance, A. L.

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Richardson, W. A.

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Rivney, E.

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Rohwer, S. A.

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Rosenberg, E.

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Rymer-Roberts, A. W.

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Saalas, U.

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Salt, George

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Sasscer, E. R.

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Satterthwait, A. F.

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Savely, H. E.

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Schaeffer, Dr. Charles F. A.

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Schiffer, P.

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Schmidt, Johs.

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Schwardt, H. H.

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Searls, E. M.

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Segal, B.

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Sherman, J. D., Jr.

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Sharp & Dohme

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Shelford, V. E

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Shirck, F. H.

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Shull, A. F.

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Silvestri, F.

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Sim, R. J.

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Smyth, F. G.

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Spain, Louis A.

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Spieth, H.

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Stamm, R. H.

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Stein, Hilda A.

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Stevenson, J. A.

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Stiles, C. W.

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Strouhal, H.

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Struble, G. R.

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Suensen, E.

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Tanner, Vasco M.

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Taylor, R. L.

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Teichert, C.

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Telford, H. S.

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Tenenbaum, S.

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Thomas, C. A.

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Thompson, George A., Jr.

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Thompson, W. R.

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Tillyard, R. J.

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Ting, P. C.

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Tragardh, Ivar

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Tuckerman, L. B.

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Tullgren, A.

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van Emden, Fritz

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Voris, Ralph

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Wade, Joe S.

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Walton, W. R.

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Weigel, C. A.

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Weiss, H. B.

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Wesenberg-Lund, Dr. C.

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West, L. S.

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Wetmore, Dr. A.

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Wheeler, W. M. and E. W.

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White, W. H. and Whitehead, W. E.

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Wickham, H. F.

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Wilder, Magel C.

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Williams, F. X.

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Windsor, M.

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Winters, F. E.

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Wodsedalek, J. E.

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Wolcott, Geo. M.

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Wood, M.

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Woods, W. C.

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Yeager, L. E.

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Yuasa, Hachiro

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Zwaluwenburg, R. H. van

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Miscellaneous

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