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Abstract

There are letters, sketches of fish, and other documents that pertain to Innes' interest in exotic fishes for home aquariums and their care. There is information on the journal Aquarium which he founded in 1932, and minute books of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia, 1898-1912 (3 vol.). The most voluminous professional correspondence is with George S. Myers, and there is some family correspondence.

Background note

William Thornton Innes was a Philadelphia publisher and editor.

Collection information

Provenance

Gift from the William T. Innes estate and accessioned, 4/--/1969 (1970 126ms).

General physical description

Ca. 2500 items.

Indexing Terms

Corporate Name(s)

  • Aquarium Society of Philadelphia.

Genre(s)

  • Minutes.
  • Sketches.

Personal Name(s)

  • Innes, William T., (William Thornton), 1874-1969
  • Myers, George S., (George Sprague), 1905-1985

Subject(s)

  • Aquarium fishes.
  • Aquariums.
  • Fish-culture.


Detailed Inventory
Series I. Correspondence
  
Ade, George
1936 March 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 1
Alessandroni, Eugene V. to William Innes
1929 May 7 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 2

Discussion of work being done at the McCall School.

American Automobile Association
1952 April 15 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 3

A letter seeking the advice of William Innes in regards to identifying the sex of several fish.

American Book Company
1934 November 10 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 4

A letter to William Innes explaining the system of marking in the "Manual of Botany."

American Institute of Graphic Arts
1924 May 7 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 5

An invitation to the "Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Graphic Arts."

American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
1931 August 12 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 6

A letter addressed to William Innes. The letter identifies and describes several fish recently photographed by Innes.

Andrew, Elizabeth to William Innes
1944, 1946 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 7
Aquarist and Pondkeeper
1948 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 8
Aquarium Society of Philadelphia
1908-1917 7.0 items Box 1:
Folder 9
Arnold, Johann Paul
1947-1948 11.0 items Box 1:
Folder 10
Axelrod, Herbert R.
1954-1966 31.0 items Box 1:
Folder 11
Bailey, J. It.
1952 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 12
Baker, Blue
1946 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 13
Ballentine, Fred M.
1966 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 14
Ballentine, Margaret
1965 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 15
Barnes, Maurice
1948 2.0 item Box 1:
Folder 16
Barrett, Franklin .
undated 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 17
Baylor, C. C.
1948 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 18
Bedford, Duke of
undated 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 19
Belcher, Wilda
1948 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 20
Beldt, Otto
1929-1967 12.0 items Box 1:
Folder 21
Belsterling, Jean Lines
1963-1965 4.0 items Box 1:
Folder 22
Bobman, Harry B.
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 23
Bory Latour-Marliac, Joseph
undated 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 24
Boston Acquarium Society, Inc.
1959 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 25
Breitenfeld, Frederick
1939 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 26
Breder, C. M., Jr.
1935-1939 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 27
Brittan, Martin R.
1955 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 28
Caidwell, Sam Y.
1946 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 29
Chapman, E. M.
undated 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 30
Chessex, Charles
1935 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 31
ChiavarI, G. G.
1941 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 32
Chute, Walter H.
1934 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 33
Clarke, Jacob One
1928 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 34
Close, Lyman V.
1935 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 35
Coates, C. VI
1955 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 36
Coker, R. E.
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 37
Colorado Aquarium Society
1951 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 38
Combes, Mrs. Eleanor
1966 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 39
Conant, Roger
1965 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 40
Crescent Fish Farm
1933-1948 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 41
Cronin, David Edward
1910 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 42
Cura, L., and Sons
1953 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 43
Curtis, Cyrus H. K.
1930 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 44
Dearden, Robert R., Jr.
1936 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 45
Deville, William
1953 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 46
De Voe, Charles
1941 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 47
Dill, Harold VI
1954 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 48
Ditmers, Raymond L.
1919 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 49
Dittrich, Frank E.
1954 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 50
Dorsey, Lewis M.
1934 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 51
Doscher, John VI
1962 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 52
Dos Passos, Cyril F.
1932 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 53
Dreer, Henry A.
1921 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 54
Drummond, Mrs. J. E.
1966 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 55
Dungan, Alice M.
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 56
Durau, Carl
1946-1948 6.0 items Box 1:
Folder 57
Eastman, Oliver R
1936 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 58
Elliott, Barbara
1947 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 59
Embody, George C.
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 60
Encyclopaedia Britannica
1935 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 61
Enterprise Aquatic Society
1954 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 62
Eugenidis, A.
1936 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 63
Fasciano, Meade
1966 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 64
Fassett, N. C.
1946 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 65
Ferguson, Herbert S.
1967 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 66
Ferguson, William C., Jr.
1933 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 67
Finkenbine, Chris
1952 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 68
Finley, Mrs. H. VI
1930 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 69
Flesch, Mrs. A.
1946 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 70
Fletcher, Alan N.
1952 10.0 items Box 1:
Folder 71
Fogg, John N. Jr.
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 72
Ford, Russell
1932 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 73
Formont, Charles L.
1955 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 74
Fowler, Henry VI
1954 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 75
French Press and Information Service
1946 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 76
Frey, Hans
1950 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 77
Friese, Uwe
1954 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 78
Fuchs, Erich
1949 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 79
Gersdorff, Charles E. F.
1934 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 80
Gilbert H., VI
1934 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 81
Giles, E., VI
1934 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 82
Gion, H. D.
1931 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 83
Godwin, S.
1955 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 84
Gordon, Myron
1930-1951 10.0 items Box 1:
Folder 85
Graphic Arts
1923-1926 3.0 items Box 1:
Folder 86
Gray, Roger
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 87
Green, Harold T.
1929 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 88
Greenberg, Albert
1946 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 89
Gudger, B., VI
1935 2.0 items Box 1:
Folder 90
Guppy material
1952 14.0 items Box 1:
Folder 91
Haley, Mrs. Ann
1957 7.0 items Box 1:
Folder 92
Hart, Mrs. Florence B.
1944 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 93
Hartel, Hernann
1949 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 94
Hayer, Fritz
1930 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 95
Heinken, Hermann and Gerhard
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 96
Heitzman, John Richard
1955 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 97
Hems, Jack
1936 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 98
Herre, Albert W.
1937 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 99
Heusden, A. E. van
1948 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 100
Hewes, J. C.
undated 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 101
Hill, Melvin H.
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 102
Hoffman, Bob
1935 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 103
Homer, Mrs. Virginia
undated 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 104
Homer, William Innes
1966 1.0 item Box 1:
Folder 105
Hordes, Gertrude
1954 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 1
Hora, Sunder Lal
1933-1934 4.0 items Box 2:
Folder 2
Horton, Alvin B.
1939 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 3
Hubbs, Carl L.
1934-1936 4.0 items Box 2:
Folder 4
Iles, Gerald
1950 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 5
Iltis, Hugo
1951 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 6
Innes, Gray
1966 2.0 items Box 2:
Folder 7
Innes family
1933-1965 30.0 items Box 2:
Folder 8
Ives, Hubert E.
1937 3.0 items Box 2:
Folder 9
Jackson, Henry E.
1939 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 10
Jackson, R. L.
1944 3.0 items Box 2:
Folder 11
Jansen, D.
1933 2.0 items Box 2:
Folder 12
Johaningman, Joe, Jr.
undated 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 13
Johnson, Harry
1945 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 14
Johnston, Charles E.
1943-1944 2.0 items Box 2:
Folder 15
Jordan, C. Basil
1936-1943 13.0 items Box 2:
Folder 16
Jordan, David Starr
1919 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 17
Jordan, Mrs. Elizabeth
1966 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 18
Kempner, Stanley
1955 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 19
Kohler, Wolfgang
1934-1936 4.0 items Box 2:
Folder 20
Kramer, Kurt
1934 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 21
Krunpf, Ernst
1949 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 22
Kuni, Prince
1937 2.0 items Box 2:
Folder 23
La Gorce, John Oliver
1919 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 24
Laughridge, Charles. The Biliteral Cipher of Francis Bacon.
1914 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 25
Laws, Mrs. Janet P.
1962-1967 31.0 items Box 2:
Folder 26
Laydekev, J.
1946 2.0 items Box 2:
Folder 27
Leader George N.
1965 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 28
Le Febre, S.
1948 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 29
Leith, C. W.
1935 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 30
Lingg, Joseph
1947 2.0 items Box 2:
Folder 31
Link, Henry C.
1938 2.0 items Box 2:
Folder 32
Livengood, W. W.
1934 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 33
Lloyd, Rose
1935 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 34
Lobell, Milton J.
1934 4.0 items Box 2:
Folder 35
Locke, Franklin S.
undated 1.0 Box 2:
Folder 36
Lovatt, Mrs. Mary
1966 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 37
McFarland, J. Horace
1947 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 38
McNulty, Henry S.
1952 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 39
Magee, Gray
1944 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 40
Magee, Mrs. Elizabeth
1957-1964 16.0 items Box 2:
Folder 41
Magee, Guion and Carol
undated 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 42
Mann, W. M.
1947 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 43
Mark, E. L.
1914 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 44
Matsuno, N.
1935 1.0 item Box 2:
Folder 45
Mayer, Fritz
1929-1946 5.0 items Box 2:
Folder 46
Meinken, Herman
undated 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 1
Messner, Mrs. Ruth L.
undated 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 2
Miller, Helen S.
1946 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 3
Miller, J. S.
1935 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 4
Ming-sin, Chan
1945 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 5
Montreal Aquarium Society
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 6
Moody, Allen S.
1933 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 7
Morris, Norman I.
1936 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 8
Morriss, H.
  1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 9
Morse, A. B , Co.
1944 3.0 items Box 3:
Folder 10
Munoz, Harriet
1966 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 11
Myers, Frank J.
1915-1934 6.0 items Box 3:
Folder 12
Myers, Frank J., Jr.
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 13
Myers, George S., No. 1
1932-1955 38.0 items Box 3:
Folder 14
Myers, George S., No. 2
1934-1945 10.0 items Box 3:
Folder 15
Myers, George S., No. 3
1934 - 1955 Box 3:
Folder 16
National Aquarists Society
1947-1948 3.0 items Box 3:
Folder 17
Needham, J. G.
1920 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 18
New Zealand. Dominion Aquarium and Pond Society.
1948 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 19
Nichols, Henry
1948 9.0 items Box 3:
Folder 20
Noble, G. Kinglsey
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 21
Noit, Lloyd W.
1966 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 22
Norman, J. R.
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 23
Norwood, Robert
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 24
O’Malley, Henry
1931 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 25
Page, W. J.
1948 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 26
Pakistan Aquarium Society
1960 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 27
Palinkas, Ernest
1954 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 28
Paramount Aquarium, Inc.
1942-1954 4.0 items Box 3:
Folder 29
Patt, Mrs. Howard E.
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 30
Pearce, Gordon C.
1918 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 31
Pecora Paint Co.
1918 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 32
Perkins, Laurence E.
1949-1953 4.0 items Box 3:
Folder 33
Peterkin, W. J.
1935 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 34
Peterson, Frank C.
1947 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 35
Peterson, Theodore E.
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 36
Pilsbry, Henry A.
1936 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 37
Pinchot, Gifford
1922 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 38
Pioneers of Industry Award
1950 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 39
Pitt, W. S.
1934 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 40
Platow and Lyon
1933 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 41
Powers, Ada Weigel
1937 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 42
Price, Samuel R
1941 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 43
Pring, George H
1945-1946 23.0 items Box 3:
Folder 44
Prust, Erv
1931 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 45
Rainbow Aquarium
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 46
Ransden, Charles T.
1936 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 47
Raughley, Morgan
1948 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 48
Reader, Mrs. Lee
1932 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 49
Reickel, Alfred O.
1952 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 50
Rivas, Luis H.
1952 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 51
Roberts, G.
1948 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 52
Roberts, Hervey
1935 6.0 items Box 3:
Folder 53
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano
1934 3.0 items Box 3:
Folder 54
Rosamond, J. A.
1951 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 55
Rose, C.
1935-1936 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 56
Roughly, T. C.
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 57
Rowan, John
undated 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 58
St. Louis Globe-Democrat
1935 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 59
San Diego - California Club
1946 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 60
Sangster, Margaret E.
1931 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 61
Sargent, William Dunlop
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 62
Saville, Tom C., Ltd.
1954 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 63
Schaumburg, William
1935 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 64
Schlacks, Viola I.
1951 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 65
Schmidt, E.
1955 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 66
Schork, P. A.
1948 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 67
Schreitmuler, Wilhelm
1935 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 68
Schroder, Gerhard
1948 2.0 items Box 3:
Folder 69
Schultz, Leonard P.
1953 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 70
Scott, Creighton
1949 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 71
Scudder, Roger
1954 1.0 item Box 3:
Folder 72
Seale, Alvin
1935 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 1
Shorrocks, Mrs. Eugenia S.
1935 2.0 items Box 4:
Folder 2
Simkatis, Helen
1965-1967 8.0 items Box 4:
Folder 3
Slocum, Perry D.
1946 8.0 items Box 4:
Folder 4
Sloet tot Everlo, A.F., and R.B. “Organization of the Netherlands Federation of Aquarium Societies.”
1948 2.0 items Box 4:
Folder 5
Smith, H. M.
1917-1933 3.0 items Box 4:
Folder 6
Stalberg, Rosemary G. “Half Wits in the Woods”, etc.
1946 7.0 items Box 4:
Folder 7
Stern, David
1933 2.0 items Box 4:
Folder 8
Sternke, William A.
1934-1935 4.0 items Box 4:
Folder 9
Stoye, Frederick H.
1936 4.0 items Box 4:
Folder 10
“Tabloids K”
undated 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 11
Taylor, Charles M.
1946 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 12
Taylor, Walter F.
1954 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 13
Thill, Roger A.
1946 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 14
Thomas, C. C. C.
1946 2.0 items Box 4:
Folder 15
Three Springs Fisheries
1931 2.0 items Box 4:
Folder 16
Thurber, Charles S.
1925 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 17
Timmerman, G. L.
1953-1956 2.0 items Box 4:
Folder 18
Tomlinson, Fred J.
1945 4.0 items Box 4:
Folder 19
Townsend, Charles Haskins
1931 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 20
Traubel, Gertrude
1946 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 21
Treuting, Herbert H., Jr.
1951 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 22
Tricker, William
1946 35.0 items Box 4:
Folder 23
Tropp, Walter William
1954 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 24
Turner, Albert B., and Betty
1965-1966 8.0 items Box 4:
Folder 25
Typothetae Society
1923 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 26
Ulmer, Frederick A., Jr.
1961 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 27
Vistrand, Paul
1936 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 28
Vorderwinkler, William
1965 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 29
Waterbury (Conn.) Aquarium Society
1934 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 30
Weitzman, Stanley H.
1954 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 31
Welle, Monroe F.
1937 4.0 items Box 4:
Folder 32
White, Thomas D.
1941 4.0 items Box 4:
Folder 33
Wilde, Oscar. Commonplace Book (from John B. Stetson. Typescript.)
undated 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 34
Williams, Woodbridge
1953 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 35
Williamson, A. A.
1946 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 36
Willinger, Allan H.
1966-1967 6.0 items Box 4:
Folder 37
Wochenschrift fur Aquarien und Terroienkunde
1935 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 38
Woodward, Carol H.
1946 4.0 items Box 4:
Folder 39
Young, Barton R.
1943 1.0 item Box 4:
Folder 40
Series II. Bound volumes
  9.0 items
"The American Characidae"
1927 May Box 5

Volume XLIII. Part 4 of the "Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology" at Harvard College. Written by Carl H. Eigenmann.

"The American Characidae" No. 2
1929 January Box 5

Volume XLIII. Part 5 of the "Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology" at Harvard College. Written by Carl H. Eigenmann and George S. Myers.

"Appraisal"
1955 Box 5

A bound volume drafted by the Manufacturer's Appraisal Company. A detailed inventory of the assets of the Innes & Sons Co.

"Die Fremdlandischen Zierfische In Wort Und Bild"
1911 6.0 folders Box 5

A catalog of fish written by Fritz Reuter.

"Encyclopedia of Water Life"
1949 Box 6
"Goldfish Varieties and Tropical Aquarium Fishes: A Guide to Aquaria and Related Subjects"
1932 Box 6

The fifteenth edition of "Goldfish Varieties and Tropical Aquarium Fishes: A Guide to Aquaria and Related Subjects" written by William T. Innes.

"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia," No. 1
1898 May 5 - 1904 December 27 Box 6
"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia", No. 2
1905 January 23 - 1912 April 24 Box 6
"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia", No. 3
1912 October 25 - 1914 June 24 Box 6
Series III. Works by Innes
  18.0 folders Box 7
"Aquarium Fish"
1944 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 1

A copy of "Aquarium Fish: A Booklet for Beginners" written by William T. Innes.

"Book Reviews"
1948 November - 1949 January 2.0 items Box 7:
Folder 2
"Care of Tropical Fish"
undated 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 3

A handwritten essay on caring for tropical fish.

"A Century on Chestnut Street"
1939 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 4

A pamphlet written and printed by William T. Innes.

Financial Affairs
1916 - 1949 Box 7:
Folder 5
"The First Known Blind Fish of the Family Characide: A New Genus From Mexico"
1936 December 17 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 6
"First Principles in Aquarium Management"
undated Box 7:
Folder 7
"Greetings by Benjamin Franklin"
1939 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 8
"Imitator Catfish"
undated 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 9

A hand-written essay by William T. Innes and George S. Myers.

Meridian Club
undated 1.0 item Bin 7:
Folder 10
"The Modern Aquarium"
1930 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 11
Newspaper Clipping/Reviews
1925 - 1944 Box 7:
Folder 12
"Notes/Miscellany"
1925 - 1935 Box 7:
Folder 13
"Printers' Ideas on a School for Printing"
1938 February 10 3.0 items Box 7:
Folder 14

A copy of a manuscript titled: "Printers' Ideas on a School For Printing." Stapled to the manuscript was a letter from George A. Carter discussing the manuscript and the situation of Franklin Bache Huntington. Innes' response is posted to the back of the letter.

"Pronunciation of Scientific Names Used in the Following Pages"
undated 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 15
"Some Highlights in the History of Halftone"
1927 September 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 16
"The Start: Young People's Magazine of Art, Science, and Literature"
1894 January Box 7:
Folder 17

Includes first article written by William T. Innes.

"Your Aquarium"
1945 Box 7:
Folder 18

A corrected copy, notes, handdrawn illustrations, and two finished pamphlets for "Your Aquarium" written by William T. Innes.

Series IV. Works by Others
  24.0 folders Box 8
Beck, James M. "The Memory of Benjamin Franklin"
1924 January 18 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 1
Breder, C. M., Jr., "Zoologica"
1934 June 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 2
Chute, Walter, "The Balanced Aquarium and It's Inhabitants"
1930 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 3
Epstean, Edward, "Memories: Photo-Engraving in New York City, 1889 - 1900"
1943 November 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 4
Goldeberg, Edna May, "Popular Tropical Fish"
1933 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 5
"Good-bye and Hail Walt Whitman"
1892 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 6
Gordon, Myron, "Functional Anatomy and Evolution of Male Genitalia in Poecilid Fishes"
1935 April 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 7
Gordon, Myron, "Hereditary Basis of Melanosis in Hybrid Fishes"
1931 July 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 8
Gudger, E. W., "Pomacentrid Fishes Symbiotic with Giant Sea Anemones in Indo-Pacific Waters"
1947 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 9
Ives, Frederick E., "Polychrome Photography"
1932 April 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 10
Jumper, C. H., "Tests of Integral and Surface Waterproofings for Concrete"
undated 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 11
Levy, Louis Edward, "Recollections of Forty Years: A Photo-Engraving Retrospect"
1903 June 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 12
Masnata, Alicia, "Peces Tropicales: Vida y Costumbres"
1932 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 13
Myers, George S., "The Amazon and It's Fishes"
1947 March 7.0 items Box 8:
Folder 14
Myers, George S., "Salt Tolerance of Fresh-Water Fish Groups in Relation to Zoogeographical Problems"
1949 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 15
Myers, George S., "Usage of Anadromous, Catadromous and Allied Terms for Migratory Fishes"
1949 June 30 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 16
New York Zoological Society, "Report of the Director of the Aquarium"
1935 June 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 17
Pennel, Francis W., "Reconsideration of the Bacopa-Herpestis Problem of the Scrophulariaceae"
1946 June 19 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 18
Roberts, Mervine, "Beginning the Aquarium"
1956 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 19
Schultz, Leonard, "The Catfishes of Venezuela"
1944 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 20
Short Biography of William T. Innes
undated 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 21
Sorge, Hermann, "Anatomische Untersuchungen Am Bitterling"
undated 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 22
Wendt, Albert, "Die Aquarienpflanzen In Wort Und Bild"
undated 2.0 items Box 8:
Folder 23
Walterstorff, W., "Blatter Fur Aquarien: U-Terrarienkunde"
1933 June 15 1.0 item Box 8:
Folder 24
Series V. Printed Materials
  
Akavariet: Organ for sveriges Akvarieforeningar
1935 4.0 items Box 9:
Folder 1
Amateur's Aquarium Club, Vol. 1, No. 1
1945 March 14 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 2
The American Printer, Vol. 82, No. 6
1926 March 20 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 3
The American Printer, Vol. 80, No. 4
1929 February 20 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 4
The Aquarium , Vol. III, No. 36
1895 July 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 5
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No.1
1912 April 2.0 items Box 9:
Folder 6
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 2
1912 May 2.0 items Box 9:
Folder 7
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 3
1912 June 2.0 items Box 9:
Folder 8
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 4
1912 September 2.0 items Box 9:
Folder 9
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 5
1912 October 2.0 items Box 9:
Folder 10
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 6
1912 November 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 11
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 7
1912 December 2.0 items Box 9:
Folder 12
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 8
1913 January 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 13
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 9
1913 February 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 14
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 10
1913 March 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 15
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 1
1913 April 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 16
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 2
1913 May 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 17
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 3
1913 June 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 18
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 4
1913 September 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 19
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 5
1913 October 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 20
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 6
1913 November 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 21
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 7
1913 December 3.0 items Box 9:
Folder 22
The Aquarium , Vol. IV, No. 5
1935 September 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 23
The Aquarium , Vol. XXIII, No. 2
1954 February 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 24
The Aquarium (subscription forms)
undated Box 9:
Folder 25
Aquarium Fish: Series 2
undated 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 26
Aquarium Society of Philadelphia (membership card)
1907 January 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 27
Het Aquarium, No. 1
1948 June 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 28
Het Aquarium, No. 3
1948 August 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 29
Het Aquarium, No. 12
1957 May 1.0 item Box 9:
Folder 30
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1928 October 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 1
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1929 January 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 2
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1929 October 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 3
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1930 May 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 4
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1931 May 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 5
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1931 November 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 6
"The Book of Designations: The Benjamin Franklin Memorial and the Franklin Institute Museum"
undated 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 7
"The Colorado Aquarist"
1949 April 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 8
"Coming Events in Britain"
1960 April 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 9
The Complete Photographer, Issue No. 4, Volume No. 1
1941 October 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 10
Copeia
1943 October 15 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 11
Finlay Natural-Color Photography Process
undated 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 11
The Fish Culturist
1945 March - 1948 September 3.0 items Box 10:
Folder 12
The First Printers and Their Books
1940 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 13
"Goldfish: Their Care in Small Aquaria and Ponds"
1931 October 2.0 items Box 10:
Folder 14
"Graphic Arts Education: Proceedings of the Conference Dinner"
1947 January 2.0 items Box 10:
Folder 15
"Graphic Arts Frolic Modernistic Nite"
1929 April 4 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 16
The Graphic Arts Monthly
1930 April 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 17
Ichthys: Peces y Acuarios
1952 December 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 18
The Inland Printer, Vol. 79, No. 1
1927 April 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 19
The Inland Printer, Vol. 79, No. 3
1927 June 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 20
The Inland Printer, Vol. 79, No. 4
1927 July 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 21
The Inland Printer, Vol. 80, No. 2
1927 November 1.0 item Box 10:
Folder 22
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 1, No. 1
1922 December 4.0 items Box 11:
Folder 1
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 1, No. 4
1923 March 1.0 item Box 11:
Folder 2
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 1, No. 10
1923 October 1.0 item Box 11:
Folder 3
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 2, No. 9
1924 October 1.0 item Box 11:
Folder 4
Maps
undated Box 11:
Folder 5

Several maps and letters discussing rivers.

Miscellaneous Materials, No. 1
  Box 11:
Folder 6
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 2
  Box 11:
Folder 7
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 3
  Box 11:
Folder 8
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 4
  Box 11:
Folder 9
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 5
undated Box 11:
Folder 10

Miscellaneous material. Includes copies of Mrs. William T. Innes' obituary.

Miscellaneous Materials, No. 6
1923 - 1964 Box 11:
Folder 11

Folder consists of invitations to various events.

Missouri Botanical Garden Bulletin
1941 March 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 1
National Geographic Magazine
1924 October 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 2
Natural History Magazine
1961 June - July 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 3
Nature Magazine
1924 June 3.0 items Box 12:
Folder 4
Pennsylvania Fish Culturalists' Association
1931-1932 3.0 items Box 12:
Folder 5
Philadelphia Inquirer
1949 October 2 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 6

A mutli-page spread in the Philadelphia Inquirer discussing the work of William T. Innes.

Philadelphia Market Facts: Water
1950 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 7

A pamphlet distributed by the Philadelphia Inquirer concerning the hardness of water in the Philadelphia retail area.

Printing, Vol. 40, No. 6
1927 May 7 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 8
Printing, Vol. 41, No. 10
1927 September 3 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 9
Printing, Vol. 41, No. 12
1927 September 17 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 10
Printing, Vol. 42, No. 6
1927 November 5 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 11
Taschenkalender fur Aquarienfreunde
1921 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 12
"Temple University and the Tide: Presidents Report"
1959 - 1960 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 13
Temple University Alumni Review
1961 January 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 14
Typo Topics, Vol. IV, No. 4-5
1946 June - July 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 15
Typothetae Bulletin, Vol. 22, No. 24
1926 March 15 2.0 items Box 12:
Folder 16
Typothetae Bulletin, Vol. 34, No. 4
1931 November 15 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 17
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 82
1933 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 18
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 86
1934 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 19
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 87
1934 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 20
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 88
1934 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 21
Wochenschrift: fur Aquarien - u. Terrarienkunde
1950 December 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 22
Series VI. Graphic Materials
  
Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 1
undated 20.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 1

Miscellaneous photographs of various aquariums.

Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 2
undated 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 2
Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 3
undated 25.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 3

Miscellaneous photographs of various aquariums including John G. Shed, New York, and Steinhart Aquariums.

Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 1
undated 5.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 4
Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 2
undated 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 5
Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 3
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 6
Aquatic Plant Photographs (unmounted) No. 1
undated Box 13:
Folder 7
Aquatic Plant Photographs (unmounted) No. 2
undated Box 13:
Folder 8
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 5-40 (not inclusive)
1951 18.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 41-71 (not inclusive)
1951 17.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 73 - 89 (not inclusive)
  12.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 91-96 (not inclusive)
  10.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 12
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 97-107 (not inclusive)
1951 13.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 1
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 116-142 (not inclusive)
1951 17.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 2
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 144-152 (not inclusive)
1951 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 3
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 154-160.
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 4
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 162-168 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 5
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 170-176.
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 6
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 177-181.
  6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 7
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 182-187.
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 8
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 188-195 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 204-210 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 212-217.
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 219-228 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
Folder 12
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 229-239 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 1
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 240-248 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 2
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 249-257 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 3
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 258-265 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 4
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 266-273.
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 5
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 274-282 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 6
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 284-299 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 7
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 300-308 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 8
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 309-325 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 328-336 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 337-344 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 346-365 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 1
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 366-377 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 2
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 385-398 (not inclusive)
1951 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 3
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 402-413 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 4
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 418-426 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 5
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 426-431
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 6
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 433-443 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 7
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 444-456 (not inclusive)
1951 11.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 8
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 457-461
1951 5.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 464-472 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 473-481 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 482-494 (not inclusive)
1951 11.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 12
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 496-514 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 13
Fish Cards: A, No. 1
undated 7.0 items Box 17:
Folder 1
Fish Cards: A, No. 2
undated 6.0 items Box 17:
Folder 2
Fish Cards: A, No. 3
undated 8.0 items Box 17:
Folder 3
Fish Cards: A, No. 4
undated 7.0 items Box 17:
Folder 4
Fish Cards: A, No. 5
undated 7.0 items Box 17:
Folder 5
Fish Cards: B, No. 1
undated 12.0 items Box 17:
Folder 6
Fish Cards: B, No. 2
undated 8.0 items Box 17:
Folder 7
Fish Cards: B, No. 3
undated 12.0 items Box 17:
Folder 8
Fish Cards: C, No. 1
undated 10.0 items Box 18:
Folder 1
Fish Cards: C, No. 2
undated 7.0 items Box 18:
Folder 2
Fish Cards: C, No. 3
undated 8.0 items Box 18:
Folder 3
Fish Cards: C, No. 4
undated 6.0 items Box 18:
Folder 4
Fish Cards: C, No. 5
undated 6.0 items Box 18:
Folder 5
Fish Cards: C, No. 6
undated 4.0 items Box 18:
Folder 6
Fish Cards: D
undated 7.0 items Box 18:
Folder 7
Fish Cards: E
undated 5.0 items Box 18:
Folder 8
Fish Cards: F
undated 10.0 items Box 18:
Folder 9
Fish Cards: G
undated 8.0 items Box 18:
Folder 10
Fish Cards: H, No. 1
undated 6.0 items Box 18:
Folder 11
Fish Cards: H, No. 2
undated 8.0 items Box 18:
Folder 12
Fish Cards: H, No. 3
undated 6.0 items Box 19:
Folder 1
Fish Cards: H, No. 4
undated 4.0 items Box 19:
Folder 2
Fish Cards: J
undated 1.0 item Box 19:
Folder 3
Fish Cards: L
undated 10.0 items Box 19:
Folder 4
Fish Cards: M, No. 1
undated 5.0 items Box 19:
Folder 5
Fish Cards: M, No. 2
undated 7.0 items Box 19:
Folder 6
Fish Cards: M, No. 3
undated 7.0 items Box 19:
Folder 7
Fish Cards: N
undated 8.0 items Box 19:
Folder 8