Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 7409
Jones, Frank Morton, 1869-
Frank Morton Jones Papers, circa 1932-1959
Frank Morton Jones (1869-1962), an entomologist, was President of the Natural History Society of Delaware from 1928 to 1943. Jones donated his personal collection of Psychid moths to the United States National Museum.
This collection consists mostly of newspaper clippings, articles, and other published materials concerning Frank Morton Jones' interests in entomology, insectivorous plants, natural history of Delaware, and evolution. Also included is a small amount of correspondence, notes, and lists relating to his collection of Psychidae.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7409, Frank Morton Jones Papers