Edward Sylvester Morse

ID: 88-11261

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1910

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9526, Box 1, S. Stillman Berry Oral History Interview

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Summary

Dr. Edward Sylvester Morse (1838-1925) of Maine was a good friend and scientific colleague of S. Stillman Berry. Morse studied invertebrate zoology and also collected Japanese ceramics. During his tenure as director of the Peabody Academy of Sciences in Essex, Massachusetts, he had contact with several Smithsonian scientists.

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Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Photograph included in the transcript of the S. Stillman Berry Oral History Interview by Donald R. Shasky and Jack W. Brookshire, February 4, 1982, in Smithsonian Institution Archives.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9526, Box 1, S. Stillman Berry Oral History Interview

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

c. 1910

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Topic

  • Morse, Edward Sylvester
  • Peabody Academy of Sciences
  • Ethnologists
  • Peabody Essex Museum (Salem, Massachusetts)
  • Portraits
  • Invertebrate Zoologists

Form/Genre

Photographic print

ID Number

88-11261

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print

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