Benesh, Bernard, 1954-1964

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Abstract

The correspondence between Bernard Benesh and Cartwright, 1954- 1964. Correspondence covers daily work, shipments of specimens, determinations, loans, life stages of insects. Includes descriptions of traps used, bait used, types collected (listed with genus). Locations include Virginia and Alabama and other parts of the southeast United States. Includes a sketch of Aphodius.

Date Range

1954-1964

Start Date

1954

End Date

1964

Access Information

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Topic

Entomology

Place

  • United States
  • Alabama
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007338

Collection name

Oscar L. Cartwright Papers, 1929-1979 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 15