Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Knight, Harry H.
Harry H. Knight Papers, circa 1910-1950
Harry Hazelton Knight (1889-1976) was a well-known teacher of entomology and was recognized world-wide as a leading taxonomist. He amassed a large collection of insects, mostly from North America. His primary area of research was the North American plant bugs (order Hemiptera, family Miridae).
This accession consists mostly of Knight's correspondence, and includes photographs, diaries, diplomas, and an audiotape.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 82-076, Harry H. Knight Papers