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Record Unit 7385,  Wolle, Philip W, 1893-1969,  Philip W. Wolle Papers, 1883-1969

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Wolle, Philip W, 1893-1969
Title: Philip W. Wolle Papers
Dates: 1883-1969
Quantity: 0.8 linear meter.
Collection: Record Unit 7385
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These papers consist mostly of materials documenting Wolle's studies on algae. Included is a series of notebooks containing observations and drawings from his research, as well as information on his family; correspondence with Paul S. Conger, Ruth Patrick, Francis Drouet, and other algologists concerning a wide range of research topics; photographs of Wolle, his family, and his farm in Princess Anne, Maryland; a small amount of correspondence of his grandfather, Rev. Francis Wolle, written between 1883 and 1888; and biographical information on Wolle compiled by Conger.

Historical Note

Philip W. Wolle (1893-1969), a farmer from the Eastern Shore of Maryland, had an avocational interest in the study of algae. His paternal grandfather was the famous algologist, Rev. Francis Wolle.

Descriptive Entry

These papers consist mostly of materials documenting Wolle's studies on algae. Included is a series of notebooks containing observations and drawings from his research, as well as information on his family; correspondence with Paul S. Conger, Ruth Patrick, Francis Drouet, and other algologists concerning a wide range of research topics; photographs of Wolle, his family, and his farm in Princess Anne, Maryland; a small amount of correspondence of his grandfather, Rev. Francis Wolle, written between 1883 and 1888; and biographical information on Wolle compiled by Conger.

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7385, Wolle, Philip W, 1893-1969, Philip W. Wolle Papers

Container List

Box 1

Folder 1 Obituary by Paul S. Conger, 1971

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Folder 2 Sketches and Illustrations

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Folder 3 Diatoms Number 4

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Folder 4 Icelandic Diatoms

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Folder 5 Wolle Biography by Paul S. Conger

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Folder 6 Observations and Drawings, including some correspondence

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Folder 7 Biographical Material on Rev. Francis Wolle

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Folder 8 Notes, March 1958

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Folder 9 Panama Diatoms

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Folder 10 Diatomaceae, 1918-

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Folder 11 Mrs. Wolle, 1969

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Folder 12 Photograph of Wolle

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Folder 13 Wolle Biography by Paul S. Conger

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Folder 14 Correspondence with Francis Wolle, 1967-1979

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Folder 15 Family Photographs

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Folder 16 Correspondence with Luigi Provasoli, 1969-1970

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Folder 17 Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1938-1939

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Folder 18 Photocopies of Wolle Sketches

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Folder 19 The Food of Oysters

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Folder 20 Panama Diatoms Introduction, 1946

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Folder 21 Index Linnaeanum

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Folder 22 Observations and Drawings

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Folder 23 Beaufort, etc. Notebook

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Folder 24 Diatoms Genus-Nitzschia Notebook, 1938

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Folder 25 Maryland Diatoms Notebook, January 1944

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Folder 26 Diatomaceae Number 4 Notebook, May 1927

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Folder 27 Diatomaceae Number 9 Notebook, September 1933-1947

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Box 2

Folder 1 Diatomaceae Number 2 Notebook, August 1925

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Folder 2 Diatomaceae Number 6 Notebook, July 1928

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Folder 3 Diatomaceae of North America - Biology III

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Folder 4 Diatomaceae of North American - Maryland Diatoms IV

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Folder 5 Diatomaceae of North America - Biology I

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Folder 6 Diatomaceae of North America - Biology II

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Folder 7 Diatomaceae Number 5 Notebook, September 1927

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Folder 8 Diatomaceae of North America - Index

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Folder 9 Diatomaceae Number 3 Notebook, August 1926

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Folder 10 Desnids-Diatoms Notebook, 1939

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Folder 11 Cell Structures, etc. Notebook, 1936

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Folder 12 Index Diatoms, Parts I-II

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Folder 13 Index Diatoms, Part III

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Folder 14 Maryland Diatomaceae Notebook, 1942

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Folder 15 Diatomaceae Plankton Notebook Number 8, October 1929

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Folder 16 Index Folia - System Naturae - Library List

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Folder 17 Diatom Notes

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Folder 18 Notes, 1953-1955

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Box 3

Folder 1 Rev. Francis Wolle Correspondence, 1883-1888

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Folder 2 Philip W. Wolle Correspondence with his mother

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Folder 3 Correspondence - A, circa 1938-1942

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Folder 4 Binney v. Hollingsworth, et. al.

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Folder 5 Paul Conger Correspondence, 1939-1950

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Folder 6 Correspondence - D, circa 1938-1942

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Folders 7-10 Francis Drouet Correspondence, circa 1938-1940

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Folder 11 Francis Drouet and Ruth Patrick Correspondence, 1939-1949

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Folder 12 Correspondence - F, circa 1938-1942

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Folder 13 Correspondence - M, circa 1938-1942

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Folder 14 Correspondence - N, circa 1938-1942

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Folders 15-16 Correspondence - P, circa 1938-1942

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Folder 17 Correspondence - R, circa 1938-1942

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Folder 18 Correspondence - S circa 1938-1942

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Folder 19 Correspondence - T circa 1938-1942

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Folder 20 Unidentified Correspondence

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Folder 21 Habershaw's Catalogue of the Diatomaceae by H.H. Chase, 1885

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Folders 22-23 Miscellaneous Publications

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