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Edward Bruce Williamson papers: 1891-1950 (Majority of material found within 1899-1933)
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Title: Edward Bruce Williamson papers
Creator: Williamson, Edward Bruce, 1878-1933
Dates: 1891-1950 (Majority of material found within 1899-1933)
Extent: 7 linear feet
Edward Bruce Williamson was a noted entomologist and botanist in the early part of the 20th century. He spent most of his career as an amateur, but active and well-respected, scholar of odonata (dragon and damselflies) and served as the curator of odonata for the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology from 1916 to his retirement in 1933. He also owned and maintained the Longfield Iris Farm in Bluffton, Indiana where he propagated award-winning irises. The collection includes correspondence, drawing, field notes and reports from his collecting trips, and photographs.
Call number: 0799 Aa 2
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
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Finding aid created by Carrie Hintz, July 2007