George Engelmann


George Engelmann : botanical notebook 60 : Characeae, Fungi, microscopic pathology, notes and observations

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Alternative: Botanical notebook 60, Characeae, Fungi, microscopic pathology, notes and observations


Engelmann, George, 1809-1884




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This set of folders consists of notes on the botanical family Characeae, the kingdom Fungi, images from micropic pathology, as well as various notes and oberservation (some prior to Engelmann's immigration to the United States). Also included are correspondences of Thomas Taylor, W.G. Farlow, Heinrich Anton de Bary, as well as drawings by Charles A. Geyer.

The collection contains original handwritten notes and botanical sketches (some in color), as well as articles and illustrations from various journals and newspapers. Some of these items were written and drawn by Engelmann, some were sent to him by associates and correspondents. Notes and sketches are done on a variety of reused and repurposed papers. Notes include plant lists and specimen descriptions, as well as where, when and by whom they were collected. Sketches are done in pencil and ink.

Items are numbered 13995-14318. Not all items are dated.


(Anton), , (William Gilson), , 1809-1853 , 1809-1884 , 1820-1910 , 1831-1888 , 1844-1919 , Bary, A. de , Botanical illustration , Characeae , Correspondence , Engelmann, George, , Farlow, W. G , Fungi , Geyer, Karl Andreas, , North America , Plant collecting , Plants , Taylor, Thomas,

BHL Collections

BHL Field Notes Project

Call Number

Archives Collection 1 RG 4/1/5/1




OCLC: 994206740


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