Entomology Staff

ID: SIA RU007323 [SIA2015-002670]

Creator: Locke, Virginia

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs


Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7323, Image No. SIA2015-002670

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Entomology staff of the Division of Insects, United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building are in the collection area. Staff: Unidentified young man, Mrs. Virginia (Jennie) Locke, Andrew Nelson Caudell, James Crawford, Daniel Coquillett, Otto Heidemann, William H. Ashmead, Harrison Gray Dyar, Eugene A. Schwarz, and at the end on the right is possibly Robert Asa Cushman or Raymond Corbett Shannan. A bank of storage cabinets containing trays are along the back wall. Some large specimens including a head showing teeth of an animal are lying on a shelf on the left. A tall ladder leans against storage units on the right.


  • Locke, Virginia
  • Caudell, Andrew Nelson 1872-1936
  • Crawford, James
  • Coquillett, D. W (Daniel William) 1856-1911
  • Heidemann, Otto 1842-1916
  • Ashmead, William H (William Harris) 1855-1908
  • Dyar, Harrison G (Harrison Gray) 1866-1929
  • Schwarz, Eugene Amandus 1844-1928
  • Cushman, Robert Asa 1880-1957
  • Shannan, Raymond Corbett
  • United States National Museum Division of Insects
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7323, Image No. SIA2015-002670

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA RU007323 [SIA2015-002670]

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Photographic prints