James Mease journal 1835; 1841
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A more detailed biographical sketch of Cora Clarke, along with citations to some of her works, can be found in Psyche (published by the Cambridge Entomological Society) 23, 3 (June 1916), 94.
Clarke is also mentioned in Margaret W. Rossiter's Women Scientists in America: Struggle and Strategies to 1940 (Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982).
Other primary source materials on Cora Clarke include the Museum Collection at the Museum of Comparative Zoology Archives, one letter written by Clarke in the Elizabeth Britton Papers at the New York Botanical Gardens Archives, and a set of her letters in the Perry-Clarke Collection (James Freeman Clarke) at the Massachusetts Historical Society Library in Boston.