Eugene Amandus Schwarz Papers, 1875-1928 : notebooks, trip to Arizona with Barber (very brief entry).

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Creator

  • Schwarz, Eugene Amandus, 1844-1928
  • Barber, Herbert Spencer,‏ 1882-1950‏
  • Schwarz, Eugene Amandus, 1844-1928
  • Barber, Herbert Spencer,‏ 1882-1950‏

Abstract

Eugene Amandus Schwarz (1844-1928) was an important figure in American entomology, especially in the work of the United States National Museum and the United States Department of Agriculture. His papers concern the taxonomy and biology of insects, especially the Coleoptera, and include correspondence and diaries of Schwarz for trips to Florida (1876, 1919), Cuba (1903-1904), Texas and Arizona (1898 and 1901-1902), Guatemala (1906), Panama (1911); diaries and detailed letters listing itineraries of Shannon; biographical information on Hubbard and Schwarz; and notes and miscellaneous publications. This field book shows notes on a trip to Arizona from November 21, 1913 to January 11, 1914, made by Schwarz and Barber to observe how weevils affect cotton.

Date Range

1913-1914

Start Date

Nov 21, 1913

End Date

Jan 11, 1914

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Topic

  • Beetles--United States
  • Insects--Arizona
  • Entomology

Place

Arizona

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007104

Collection name

Eugene Amandus Schwarz Papers, 1875-1928 : notebooks

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1, folder 7