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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
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Ade, George
1936 March 2.0 items Box 1:
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Alessandroni, Eugene V. to William Innes
1929 May 7 1.0 item Box 1:
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Discussion of work being done at the McCall School.

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

"Encyclopedia of Water Life"
1949 Box 6
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"Goldfish Varieties and Tropical Aquarium Fishes: A Guide to Aquaria and Related Subjects"
1932 Box 6
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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
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"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia", No. 2
1905 January 23 - 1912 April 24 Box 6
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"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia", No. 3
1912 October 25 - 1914 June 24 Box 6
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Series III. Works by Innes
  18.0 folders Box 7
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"Aquarium Fish"
1944 1.0 item Box 7:
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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:
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"Care of Tropical Fish"
undated 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 3
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A handwritten essay on caring for tropical fish.

"A Century on Chestnut Street"
1939 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 4
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A pamphlet written and printed by William T. Innes.

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

Meridian Club
undated 1.0 item Bin 7:
Folder 10
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"The Modern Aquarium"
1930 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 11
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Newspaper Clipping/Reviews
1925 - 1944 Box 7:
Folder 12
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"Notes/Miscellany"
1925 - 1935 Box 7:
Folder 13
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"Printers' Ideas on a School for Printing"
1938 February 10 3.0 items Box 7:
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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
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"Some Highlights in the History of Halftone"
1927 September 1.0 item Box 7:
Folder 16
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"The Start: Young People's Magazine of Art, Science, and Literature"
1894 January Box 7:
Folder 17
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Includes first article written by William T. Innes.

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

Miscellaneous Materials, No. 1
  Box 11:
Folder 6
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Miscellaneous Materials, No. 2
  Box 11:
Folder 7
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Miscellaneous Materials, No. 3
  Box 11:
Folder 8
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Miscellaneous Materials, No. 4
  Box 11:
Folder 9
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Miscellaneous Materials, No. 5
undated Box 11:
Folder 10
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Miscellaneous material. Includes copies of Mrs. William T. Innes' obituary.

Miscellaneous Materials, No. 6
1923 - 1964 Box 11:
Folder 11
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Folder consists of invitations to various events.

Missouri Botanical Garden Bulletin
1941 March 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 1
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National Geographic Magazine
1924 October 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 2
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Natural History Magazine
1961 June - July 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 3
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Nature Magazine
1924 June 3.0 items Box 12:
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Pennsylvania Fish Culturalists' Association
1931-1932 3.0 items Box 12:
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Philadelphia Inquirer
1949 October 2 1.0 item Box 12:
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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:
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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
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Printing, Vol. 41, No. 10
1927 September 3 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 9
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Printing, Vol. 41, No. 12
1927 September 17 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 10
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Printing, Vol. 42, No. 6
1927 November 5 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 11
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Taschenkalender fur Aquarienfreunde
1921 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 12
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"Temple University and the Tide: Presidents Report"
1959 - 1960 1.0 item Box 12:
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Temple University Alumni Review
1961 January 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 14
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Typo Topics, Vol. IV, No. 4-5
1946 June - July 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 15
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Typothetae Bulletin, Vol. 22, No. 24
1926 March 15 2.0 items Box 12:
Folder 16
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Typothetae Bulletin, Vol. 34, No. 4
1931 November 15 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 17
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Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 82
1933 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 18
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Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 86
1934 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 19
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Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 87
1934 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 20
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Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 88
1934 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 21
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Wochenschrift: fur Aquarien - u. Terrarienkunde
1950 December 1.0 item Box 12:
Folder 22
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Series VI. Graphic Materials
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Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 1
undated 20.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 1
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Miscellaneous photographs of various aquariums.

Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 2
undated 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
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Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 3
undated 25.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
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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
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Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 2
undated 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 5
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Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 3
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
Folder 6
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Aquatic Plant Photographs (unmounted) No. 1
undated Box 13:
Folder 7
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Aquatic Plant Photographs (unmounted) No. 2
undated Box 13:
Folder 8
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 5-40 (not inclusive)
1951 18.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 41-71 (not inclusive)
1951 17.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 73 - 89 (not inclusive)
  12.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 91-96 (not inclusive)
  10.0 Photograph(s) Box 13:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 97-107 (not inclusive)
1951 13.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 116-142 (not inclusive)
1951 17.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 144-152 (not inclusive)
1951 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 154-160.
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 162-168 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 170-176.
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 177-181.
  6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 182-187.
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 188-195 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 204-210 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 212-217.
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 219-228 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 14:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 229-239 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
Folder 1
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 240-248 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 249-257 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 258-265 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 266-273.
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 274-282 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 284-299 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 300-308 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 309-325 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 328-336 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 337-344 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 15:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 346-365 (not inclusive)
1951 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 366-377 (not inclusive)
1951 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 385-398 (not inclusive)
1951 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 402-413 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 418-426 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 426-431
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 433-443 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 444-456 (not inclusive)
1951 11.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 457-461
1951 5.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 464-472 (not inclusive)
1951 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 473-481 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 482-494 (not inclusive)
1951 11.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
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"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 496-514 (not inclusive)
1951 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 16:
Folder 13
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Fish Cards: A, No. 1
undated 7.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: A, No. 2
undated 6.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: A, No. 3
undated 8.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: A, No. 4
undated 7.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: A, No. 5
undated 7.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: B, No. 1
undated 12.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: B, No. 2
undated 8.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: B, No. 3
undated 12.0 items Box 17:
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Fish Cards: C, No. 1
undated 10.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: C, No. 2
undated 7.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: C, No. 3
undated 8.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: C, No. 4
undated 6.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: C, No. 5
undated 6.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: C, No. 6
undated 4.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: D
undated 7.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: E
undated 5.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: F
undated 10.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: G
undated 8.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: H, No. 1
undated 6.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: H, No. 2
undated 8.0 items Box 18:
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Fish Cards: H, No. 3
undated 6.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: H, No. 4
undated 4.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: J
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Fish Cards: L
undated 10.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: M, No. 1
undated 5.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: M, No. 2
undated 7.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: M, No. 3
undated 7.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: N
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Fish Cards: O
undated 6.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: P, No. 1
undated 7.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: P, No. 2
undated 9.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: P, No. 3
undated 7.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: P, No. 4
undated 9.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: P, No. 5
undated 6.0 items Box 19:
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Fish Cards: R, No. 1
undated 6.0 items Box 20:
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Fish Cards: R, No. 2
undated 9.0 items Box 20:
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Fish Cards: S
undated 8.0 items Box 20:
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Fish Cards: T, No. 1
undated 4.0 items Box 20:
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Fish Cards: T, No. 2
undated 5.0 items Box 20:
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Fish Cards: W
undated 2.0 items Box 20:
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Fish Cards: X
undated 10.0 items Box 20:
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Fish Photographs, 1-20 (non-inclusive)
undated 16.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, 21-58
undated 37.0 items Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, 52-95 (non-inclusive)
  37.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, A-B
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, C
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, D
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, E-F
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, G
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, H-J
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, K-L
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, M
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, N
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, P-Q
undated Box 21:
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Fish Photographs, R
undated Box 21:
Folder 14
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Fish Photographs, S-T
undated Box 21:
Folder 15
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Fish Photographs, "Goldfish Series"
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
Folder 16
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Fish Photographs, "Goldfish Varieties"
1931 21.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
Folder 17
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 1
undated 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
Folder 18
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 2
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
Folder 19
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 3
undated 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 4
undated 10.0 Photograph(s) Box 21:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 5
undated 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 6
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 7
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 8
undated 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 9
undated 4.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 10
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 11
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 12
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
Folder 8
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 13
undated 12.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 14
undated 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 15
undated 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 16
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 17
undated 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 18
undated 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 19
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 20
undated 4.0 Photograph(s) Box 22:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 21
undated 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
Folder 1
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 22
undated 11.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 23
undated 5.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 24
undated 4.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 25
undated 4.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 26
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
Folder 6
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 27
undated 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 28
undated 14.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
Folder 8
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 29
undated 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
Folder 9
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 30
undated 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
Folder 10
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 31
undated 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 23:
Folder 11
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 32
undated 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 1
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 33
undated 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 34
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 35
undated 11.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 4
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 36
undated 12.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 5
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Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 37
1953 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 6
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Contains photographs used for the 1953 edition of William T. Innes' "The Aquarium."

Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 38
undated 4.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 7
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Both positive and negative copies of a photograph of an angelfish.

Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 39
undated 2.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 8
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Reproduction photo sequence. Note on back from William T. Innes: "I find this to be a very valuable original."

Fish Photographs (mounted), No. 40
undated 7.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 9
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A series of photographs and one sketch.

Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 1
undated 32.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 10
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Reproduction photographs. Includes a drawing of a diagram.

Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 2
undated 5.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 11
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A series of five photographs.

Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 3
undated 13.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 12
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 4
undated 71.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 13
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 5
undated 70.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 14
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 6
undated 35.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 15
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 7
undated 40.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 16
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 8
undated 30.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 17
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 9
undated 30.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 18
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 10
undated 20.0 Photograph(s) Box 24:
Folder 19
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Fish Photographs (unmounted). No. 11
undated 60.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 1
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 12
undated 27.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 2
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 13
undated 28.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 3
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 14
undated 22.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 4
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 15
undated 19.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 5
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 16
undated 28.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 6
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 17
undated 25.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 7
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Fish Photographs (unmounted), No. 18
undated 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 25:
Folder 8
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Fish Sketches, No. 1
undated 5.0 items Box 25:
Folder 9
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Folder contains sketches of fish and aquariums.

Fish Sketches, No. 2
undated 11.0 items Box 25:
Folder 10
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Fish Sketches, No. 3
undated 17.0 items Box 25:
Folder 11
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Fish Sketches, No. 4
undated 7.0 items Box 25:
Folder 12
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Fish Sketches, No. 5
undated 3.0 items Box 25:
Folder 13
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Fish Sketches, No. 6
undated 4.0 items Box 25:
Folder 14
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Fish Sketches, No. 7
undated 4.0 items Box 25:
Folder 15
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Fish Sketches, No. 8
undated 6.0 items Box 25:
Folder 16
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Fish Sketches, No. 9
undated 5.0 items Box 25:
Folder 17
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Fish Sketches, No. 10
undated 6.0 items Box 25:
Folder 18
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Fish Sketches, No. 11
undated 21.0 items Box 25:
Folder 19
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Fish Sketches, No. 12
undated 17.0 items Box 25:
Folder 20
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Fish Sketches, No. 13
undated 7.0 items Box 25:
Folder 21
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Fish Sketches, No. 14
undated 2.0 items Box 26:
Folder 1
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Cover sketch for "Exotic and Aquarium Fishes."

Fish Sketches, No. 15
undated 12.0 items Box 26:
Folder 2
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Fish Sketches, No. 16
undated 22.0 items Box 26:
Folder 3
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Fish Sketches, No. 17
undated 6.0 items Box 26:
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Fish Sketches, No. 18
undated 5.0 items Box 26:
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Fish Sketches, No. 19
undated 33.0 items Box 26:
Folder 6
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Sketches drawn by Fritz Mayer.

Fish Slides, No. 1
undated Box 26:
Folder 7
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Fish Slides, No. 2
undated Box 26:
Folder 8
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Fish Slides, No. 3
undated Box 26:
Folder 9
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Fish Slides, No. 4
undated Box 26:
Folder 10
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Illustrated Fish Boards, No. 1
undated 6.0 items Box 26:
Folder 11
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Illustrated Fish Boards, No. 2
undated 9.0 items Box 26:
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Illustrated Fish Boards, No. 3
undated 6.0 items Box 26:
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Illustrated Fish Boards, No. 4
undated 9.0 items Box 26:
Folder 14
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Illustrated Fish Boards, No. 5
undated 6.0 items Box 26:
Folder 15
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Plant Life Sketches, No. 1
undated Box 27:
Folder 1
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Plant Life Sketches, No. 2
undated Box 27:
Folder 2
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Plant Life Sketches, No. 3
undated Box 27:
Folder 3
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Plant Life Sketches, No. 4
undated Box 27:
Folder 4
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Plant Life Sketches, No. 5
undated Box 27:
Folder 5
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Pond Photographs, No. 1
undated Box 27:
Folder 6
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Pond Photographs, No. 2
undated Box 27:
Folder 7
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Pond Photographs, No. 3
undated Box 27:
Folder 8
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Pond Photographs, No. 4
undated Box 27:
Folder 9
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Pond Photographs, No. 5
undated Box 27:
Folder 10
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Postcards
undated Box 27:
Folder 11
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A series of postcards illustrated with photos and drawings of fish.

Seahorse Photographs
undated 9.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 12
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Folder contains a series of still images from the film L'Hippocampe(1934) by director Jean Painleve.

Personal Photographs
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"Bal. Cellar, 1945" (negative image)
1945 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 13
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Contains 6 photographic negatives.

"Chadwick Louis and Junior on our front step" (negative)
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 14
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"Copy of Mary and Irene weber as Little Children" (negative image)
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 15
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"Ektachromes of H. Serphae and Blue Lourai"
undated 2.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 16
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"Evelyn, Mary, and Betty with Huckster Wagon, Canal St."
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 17
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"Family Looking in Aquarium, copied from LIFE and other magazines"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 18
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"A Few Western Negatives of 1929"
1929 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 19
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"Florida: November 1941, Family Trip"
1942 14.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 20
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"Figures on the Cover of Modern Aquarium"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 21
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"George Myers, 1944"
1944 4.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 22
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"The Goldfish Negative"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 23
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"Goldfish Spawning or Rise of Myriophyllum"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 24
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Hand-drawn Envelope Addressed to William T. Innes (negative copy)
1946 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 25
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Joseph Baldwin Kirkbride (negatives)
undated 2.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 26
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"Kirkbride Home in Bristol, PA"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 27
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"Mary-Jean, Meade, and Page at Ventura, NJ"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 28
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"Meridian Club Presidents"
1941 2.0 Photograph(s) Box 27:
Folder 29
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"Moorestown Group Films, Thanksgiving, 1951"
1951 3.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 1
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"Mostly Enlarged Negatives from Motion Pictures, also Weber Grandparents"
undated 38.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 2
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Painted Portrait of William T. Innes
undated 1.0 item Box 28:
Folder 3
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Personal Photographs: Innes and Colleagues, No. 1
undated Box 28:
Folder 4
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Personal Photographs: Innes and Colleagues, No. 2
undated Box 28:
Folder 5
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Personal Photographs: Innes and Colleagues, No. 3
undated Box 28:
Folder 6
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Personal Photographs: Innes and Colleagues, No. 4
undated Box 28:
Folder 7
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Personal Photographs: Innes and Colleagues, No. 5
undated Box 28:
Folder 8
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Personal Photographs: Innes and Family
undated Box 28:
Folder 9
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Portrait of Willimam T. Innes
undated 3.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 10
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"Ruth and George Myers - Subject Used in a Magazine"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 11
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"Soldering Aquarium Frame"
1949 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 12
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"Steve, Betsy, Julia, Claire, Larien, F.I.M., June, 1944"
1944 June 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 13
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"Tilapia Sparrmanni"
1949 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 14
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Unlabeled Negatives (fish)
undated 8.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 15
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 1
undated 15.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 16
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 2
undated 15.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 17
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 3
undated 15.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 18
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 4
  14.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 19
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 5
undated 18.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 20
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 6
undated 25.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 21
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 7
undated 12.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 22
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 8
undated 21.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 23
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Unlabeled Negatives (family), No. 9
undated 17.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 24
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"William T. Innes - Dressed as Benjamin Franklin"
1949 Box 28:
Folder 25
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"William T. Innes - Fairmount Water Works"
undated 3.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 26
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"William T. Innes - Photographed with His Equiptment"
undated 4.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 27
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"William T. Innes - With His Equipment for Inquirer Spread"
1948 16.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 28
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"William T. Innes - Recieving Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters"
1951 February 15 6.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 29
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"Your Aquarium - Negative Cover Proof"
undated 2.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 30
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"Zoo and Lt. Williams, and Junior, Backyard, Children Groups"
undated 22.0 Photograph(s) Box 28:
Folder 31
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William T. Innes - Portraits
undated Request File

A brown paper package of headshots of William T. Innes.

"XIth Physiological Congress"
1923 July 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 29
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"Physiological Congress"
undated 1.0 Photograph(s) Box 30
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Copper Printing Plates
undated 2.0 items Box 31
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Two copper printing plates, mounted on wood. Images show William T. Innes dressed as Benjamin Franklin.

Glass Plate Photographs
  8.0 boxes (1 ln. ft.) Request Subseries

This subseries consists of 9 boxes of photgraphic glass plates.

Glass Plates, No. 1
  49.0 Photograph(s) Box 32
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Glass Plates, No. 2
undated 43.0 Photograph(s) Box 33
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Glass Plates, No. 3
1927 - 1948 65.0 Photograph(s) Box 34
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Glass Plates, No. 4
1948 - 1950 24.0 Photograph(s) Box 35
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Glass Plates, No. 5
1950 - 1956 30.0 Photograph(s) Box 36
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Glass Plates, No. 6
undated 24.0 Photograph(s) Box 37
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Glass Plates, No. 7, (personal photographs)
1897 - 1951 30.0 Photograph(s) Box 38
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Lantern Slides
undated 26.0 Photograph(s) Box 39
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Oversized Glass Plates
undated 15.0 Photograph(s) Box 40
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Series VII. Miscellaneous Materials
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Miscellaneous No. 1
undated Box 41:
Folder 1
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Folder consists of various miscellaneous materials including: a certificate designating William T. Innes "a perpetual member of the St. Jude Apostolate," a guide book from the Eastman Kodak Company on "How to Expose Kodachrome," and a pamphlet titled, "Blackbeard: The Pirate in Philadelphia, 1717."

Miscellaneous No. 2
undated Box 41:
Folder 2
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Miscellaneous materials. Seasonal cards, poems, and sample cover of Exotic Aquarium Fishes.

Miscellaneous No. 3
undated Box 41:
Folder 3
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Newspaper clippings and invitations to various events.

Miscellaneous No. 4
undated Box 41:
Folder 4
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Miscellaneous No. 5
undated Box 41:
Folder 5
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"Innes & Sons Printers" envelopes.

Miscellaneous No. 6
undated Box 41:
Folder 6
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Blank fish cards with envelopes.

"Pioneers of Industry Award"
1950 1.0 item Box 41
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Awarded to William T. Innes by the Dobbins Vocational Technical School in Philadelphia.

Photographic Dry Plates
undated 1.0 item Box 42:
Object 1
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An empty box from the Hammer Dry Plate Company.

Opaque white Plates
undated 2.0 items Box 42:
Object 2
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Two plates presumably used by William T. Innes to photograph fish.

Shaw Walker wooden box
undated 1.0 item Box 42:
Object 3
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