The William Gilson Farlow (1844-1919)
Collection

 

Series I: Correspondence
Series II: Research Materials
Series III. Materials Pertaining to the Bibliographical Index of North American Fungi
Series IV: Materials Pertaining to Icones Farlowianae
Series V: Manuscripts
Series VI: Exsiccatae
Series VII: Academic Materials
Series VIII: Specimen Lists
Series IX: Card Files
Series X: Financial Records
Series XI: Photographs, Plates, and Illustrations
Series XII: Sketchbooks and Scrapbooks
Series XIII: Proffessional Organizations and Committeess
Series XIV: Medals and Artifacts
Series XV: Oversized Diplomas and Awards

 

Container List

Series XI: Photographs, Plates, and Illustrations

Sub-Series 1: Notebooks of Fungi Illustrations
Box 58

Volume 1: Amanita
Volume 2: Lepiota
Volume 3: Polyporei
Volume 4: Leutocybe
Volume 5: Collybia
Volume 6: Mycena
Volume 7: Marasmius
Volume 8: Pleurotus
Volume 9: Omphalia
Volume 10: Lenzites
Volume 11: missing
Volume 12: missing
Volume 13: Russula
Volume 14: Russala
Volume 15: Cantharellus
Volume 16: Chitopilus
Volume 17: Paxillus
Volume 18: Cortinarius phlegmacium
Volume 19: Cortinarius phlegmacium
Volume 20: Cortinarius myxacium
Volume 21: Cortinarius inoloma
Volume 22: Cortinarius dermocybe
Volume 23: Cortinarius telamonia
Volume 24: Cortinarius hydrocybe
Volume 25: Nancoria
Volume 26: Hebeloma
Volume 27: Inocybe
Volume 28: Plutethis
Volume 29: Leoprinus
Volume 30: Annelaria
Volume 31: Psathyra
Volume 32: Hypholoma
Volume 33: Pilosace

Sub-Series 2: Miscellaneous Prints of Fungi
Box 59

Folder 1: Chardon - Two pages of black and white diagrnms for article, "Fungi Domingenses Novi vel Minus Cogniti L " Farlowia, 2(4): 455-473, July 1946.
Folder 2: Max Fleischer - Portrait, 1920.
Folder 3: Elisa Hirschhom - Diagrams and photographs for article, "Critical Observations on the Ustilaginaceae," Farlowia, 3(1): 73-93, Jan. 1946.
Folder 4: D.H. Linder and E.S. Barghoom - Plates for article, "Marine Fungi: Their Taxonomy and Biology," Farlowia, 1(3): 395-467, Jan. 1944.
Folder 5: G.E. Morris - Boletus morrisii Pk., color drawing, 1908.
Folder 6: Ruth Patrick - Plates for article, " A Taxonomic and Ecological Study of Some Diatoms from the Pocono Plateau and Adjacent Regions," Farlowia, 2(2), July 1945.
Folder 7: Alton E. Prince - Plates for article, "The Biology of Gymnosporangium Nidus-Avis Thaxter," Farlowia, 2(4): 475-525, July 1946.
Folder 8: Catherine Roberts - Plates for article, " A Comparative Study of Torulopsis Pulcherrima and Taphrina Deformans in Culture, " Farlowia, 2(3): 345-383, Jan. 1946.
Folder 9: Rolf Singer - Rhodophyllus farlowii Singer, color plate for article, "Notes on Farlow's Agaricales from Chocurua," Farlowia, 2(1): 39-51, Jan. 1945.
Folder 10: Smith, J.E., silhouette portrait, in oval frame.
Folder 11: Unidentified black and white drawings of Puccinia.
Folder 12: Hymenomyecles Photographs (uncredited) - Mounted specimen photographs with name & description on reverse side. All together in one box. 41 photographs.
Folder 13: Collection of specimen photographs and negatives: all in wax paper envelopes. (uncredited) - Arrhytidia flava B. & C., 1 negative.
- Astraeus hygrometricus, 2 photographs, 2 negatives.
- Amanita Spp., 1 negative.
- Diplocystis Wrightii, 1 negative.
- Exobasidium Angustisporum Linder, 1 glass plate negative, 1 photograph.
- Favolaschia rubra, 1 negative.
- Filoboletus pusillus, 1 negative.
- Gasterella Lutophila Zeller & Walker, 1 negative.
- Gymnosporangium sp., 1 negative.
- Gyrophragmium delilei Mont., 4 negatives.
- Hendersonia curtisii Beck., 1 negative.
- Hymenogaster pacificus, 1 negative.
- Ileodictyon gracile, 1 negative.
- Laminaria, 2 negatives
- Lecidea pringlei Tuck. , 1 negative.
- Lysurus borealis, 1 negative.
- Lysurus molusin, 1 negative.
- Melampsora, 1 glass plate negative.
- Micromyces echinocystis, 1 glass plate negative, 1 photograph.
- Micromyces minimus Linder, 1 glass plate negative, 1 photograph.
- Micromyces wheldenii Linder, 1 glass plate negative.
- Octaviana columellifera, 1 negative.
- Pencillium notatum, 1 negative, 1 photograph.
- Protbera nipponica, 1 negative.
- Pseudocolus schellenbergiae, 1 negative.
- Puccinia ranunculi Blytt, 1 glass plate negative, 1 photograph.
- Puccinia ustalis var. Pulsatillae, 1 glass plate negative, 1 film negative, 1 photograph.
- Pucciniastraceae, 1 glass plate negative.
- Rhizopogon luteolus, 1 negative.
- Sebacina globospora Whelden, 1 negative.
- Schizzonella melanogramma (DC) Magnus, 1 glass plate negative.
- Sphenospora kevorkianii Linder, 1 negative.
- Uredinella, 1 negative.
- Ustilago inflorescentiae, 1 glass plate negative.
Folder 14: Zesde International Botanisch Congres - Group portrait, includes Linder, Sparrow, Blakeslee & others, 2-7 Sept., 1935. Rolled panoramic photo.
Folder 15: Microscopic views of fungi, circa 1880. Given to Farlow by J.H. Kidder. 9 photographs.
Folder 16: Photographs of fungi found in Magnolia, Massachusetts, 1889-1890. Given to Farlow by Cora H. Clarke. 21 photographs.

Sub-Series 3: Photographs of Other Botanists
Box 60 Empty album, photographs now in Box 62
Box 61 Empty album, photographs now in Box 62
Box 62 Photographs. Cabinet Cards 4 1/2 x 6 1/2, Albumen Prints (unless otherwise noted)

Envelope 1: Mylar Bag Containing 3 Photos
1. Laboratorie de Cryptogamie; January 29, 1910 - Postcard from [ Mougeir] writeen Februaruy 26, 1910, Paris
2. Photo of Asian landscape - note on back
3. Photo mounted on cardstock - note on back, "Cryptogamic Laboratory in N.W. corner of Agassiz Museum, 1890. Taken by A.B. Seymour."
The following photos are Cabinet Cards 4 1/2 x 6 1/2, Albumen Prints (unless otherwise noted)
Envelope 2: Asa Gray 1883 - printed by J. Notman, Boston MA
Envelope 3: Asa Gray, Mrs. Gray, and J.D. Hooker - printed by Houseworth Photographers
Envelope 4: The Gray House
Envelope 5: Bust of L. Thompson - printed by Rockwood
Envelope 6: Lewis D. de Schweinitz - signature on back, engraving, printed by Eggert, Bethlehem PA
Envelope 7: Horace Averill, December 1883 - printed by Geo. H. Ripley, Amatuer
Envelope 8: Unidentified portrait - printed by Gorman & Co. Philadelphia PA
Envelope 9: Sh. van Tiegham - signature and note on back, printed by A. Gerschel, Paris
Envelope 10: W. J. Beal, November 4, 1889 - note on back, printed by Cassey and Riley, Michigan
Envelope 11: Fred. Brendel August 1892 - note on back, printed by Mills, Illinois
Envelope 12: Kingo Miyabe May 1889 - note on back, printed by Pach Bros. MA
Envelope 13: Arthur Lister June 22, 1892 - note on back, printed by G. Jerrard and Cludet, London
Envelope 14: Dr. Robert Braithwaite June 1892 - note on back, printed by Eugene A. Rau
Envelope 15: Wlliam Phillips October 30, 1892 - note on back, printed by Maull and Fox, London
Envelope 16: Professor Kuy 1888 - note on back, printed by L. Hasse and Comp. Berlin
Envelope 17: Bust of A.W. Eichler from the Botanische Museum, Berlin - printed by Carl Gunther, Berlin
Envelope 18: E. Askenasy December 1892 - printed by J. Gunkel, Germany
Envelope 19: Prof. E. Perceval Wright, Trinity College, Dublin December 17, 1892 - note on back, printed by Lafayette, Dublin Ireland
Envelope 20: Dr. Paul Hennings, Botanical Museum, Berlin December 1892 note on back, printed by Adolph Tepper, Berlin
Envelope 21: Sydney H. Vines - signature on back, printed by Maull and Fox, London
Envelope 22: A. Weber van Bosse - signature on back, printed by Koene and Buttinghausen, Amsterdam
Envelope 23: R. Thaxter April 1893 - signature on back, printed by Pach Bros. Cambridge MA
Envelope 24: Unidentified botanist
Envelope 25: Borgesen 1893 - signature on back, printed by Fred. Riise, Copenhagen Denmark
Envelope 26: Stephen Elliot February 20, 1894 - note on back, printed by Allen and Rowell, Boston MA
Envelope 27: Eugene A. Rau, Bethlehem PA, July 1886 - note on back, printed by Eggert, Bethlehem PA
Envelope 28: Ezra Michener December 29, 1886 - note on back, printed by Tyson, Chester CO. PA
Envelope 29: Viala - note on back, printed by C.W. Bell, Washington D.C.
Envelope 30: William A. Setchell - signature on front, H. Randall and Co., New Haven, CT
Envelope 31: Group photo at Botanical Institute Leipzig, July 1895, including:
- Herr [Muckenuier Ob___]
- Dr. Kunath- 3rd assistant in Lab
- Dr. Klemm- 1st assistant in Lab
- Dr. Ambronn- Assistant Professor
- Herr Hering- student
- D. T. MacDougal
- Herr Lutoslawski- student
- Herr [Perelemischi]- student
- Herr Holferty- student
- Dr. [Bruns]- 2nd assistant in Lab
- Dr. Pfeffer- Professor and Director
- Herr [R____]- student
- Dr. G. Karsten-
- Herr Bredt- student
Envelope 32: Mac Stolden October 29, 1895 - note on back, Farini, Bridgeport, CT
Envelope 33: Frank S. Collins December 1898 - signature on front, J.E. Purdy and Co. Boston, MA
Envelope 34: [Mr. Dreleare] February 22, 1897 - signature on back, J.G. Strauss, St. Louis MO
Envelope 35: Fredrich Traugott Rutzing, - picture of front and back of embossed coin
Envelope 36: Cora H. Clarke December 18, 1895 - note on back, mounted photo
Envelope 37: George Massee 1895 - note on back, Gunn and Staurt, Richmond
Envelope 38: Veit Wittrock 1899 - signature on front, Dahllof, Stockholm Sweden
Envelope 39: Joseph Wilhelm Blunkinship, Bozeman, Montana; June 20, 1900 - signature and note on back, Morgan and Tippet, Montana
Envelope 40: H.M. Richards and Kingo Miyabe 1900 - note on back, T. Mishima, Japan (bottom of card damaged)
Envelope 41: Mrs. Abbie Long Daris, December 10, 1900 - note on back, The Phelps Studio, Glocester, MA
Envelope 42: [name illegible] Budapest March 30, 1896 - note on back
Envelope 43: Unidentified portrait - Lina Jonn, Lund Sweden
Envelope 44: Prof. F. Buboir - signature on front, J.F. Langhans, Prague
Envelope 45: Paul Hariot February 24, 1854 - note on back (in French), E Graffe, Paris
Envelope 46: Group photo including:
- Paul Hariot- signature
- Mme. Paul Lemaire- signature
- [Mougeir]- signature
- Beirs
Envelope 47: [Mougeir] 1910 - signature and note on back
The following photos are Cartes de Viste 2 3/8 x 3 7/8, Albumen Prints (unless otherwise noted)
Envelope 48: Dr. Bary 1873 - note on back, printed by Anders Paltzow
Envelope 49: P. Thuret - image fading, signature on front
Envelope 50: G. Suppenetz 1873 - note and signature on back, printed by F. Hassel, Prague
Envelope 51: E. Stahl 1872 - signature on back, printed by Anders Paltzow
Envelope 52: Rastafinski - signature on front, printed by A.C. Baudelaire and Quirin, Vienna
Envelope 53: Fr. Kamienski January 2, 1874 - signature on back, printed by W. Twardzicki, Strasbourg
Envelope 54: Alfred Gilkinet 1873 - signature on back, printed by W. Damry, Liege
Envelope 55: George Gilbert born 1873 - printed by A.C. Baudelaire, Strasbourg
Envelope 56: K. Lindstedt December 23, 1873 - signature on back, printed by Mondel and Jacob, Strasbourg
Envelope 57: Maxime Cornu - signature on back, printed by Langerock, Paris
Envelope 58: Fr. Schmitz 1873 - signature on back, printed by Wilhelm Hess, Strasbourg
Envelope 59: Ed. Janczewski - signature on front, printed by Steinberg, Russia
Envelope 60: Jean Muller Argan 1871 - signature on back, printed by Lacombe and Lacroix, Geneva Switzerland
Envelope 61: Alph de Candolle 1873 - signature on back
Envelope 62: Prof. A. Braun - signature on back, printed by Loescher and Petsch, Berlin
Envelope 63: Prof. Areschaug - signature on back, printed by H. Osti, Upsala Norway
Envelope 64: Prof. E.A. Agardh, Bishop of Carlstad - signature on back, engraving, printed by A.N. Eurenius and P.L. Quist, Stockholm
Envelope 65: Prof. J.G. Agardh - signature on back, printed by W.A. Eurenius and P.L. Quist, Stockholm
Envelope 66: Dr. F. C. Schubeler - signature on back, printed by Mimi Frellsen, Christiania Denmark
Envelope 67: Rudolf Virchow 1873 - signature on back, printed by Loescher and Petsch, Berlin
Envelope 68: Daniel C. Eaton May 7, 1871 - signature on back, printed by Prescott and White, Hartford CT
Envelope 69: Wm. H. Brewer - signature on back, printed by Sarony and Co. New York
Envelope 70: Edward Palmer - signature on front, printed by Ulke Bros. Washington D.C.
Envelope 71: Darwin - note on back, printed by Elliot and Fry, Portman Sq.
Envelope 72: Henry Trimen 1872 - signature on back, printed by Bergamesco, St. Petersburg
Envelope 73: F. Hauck 1876 - signature on back, printed by G. Swatusch, Trieste
Envelope 74: M.A. Curtis - signature on back, printed by A.H. Bunt
Envelope 75: J.E. Areschoug born 1811 - signature on back, printed by Henri Osti, Upsala Norway
Envelope 76: M. Magnus 1873 - signature on back, printed by Loescher and Petsch, Berlin
Envelope 77: Boudier - signature on back, printed by F. Mulnier, Paris
Envelope 78: Pringsheim 1897 - signature on back, J.C. Schaarwachter, Berlin
Envelope 79: E. Fries 1876 - signature on back, printed by Henri Osti, Upsala Norway
Envelope 80: Th. M. Fries 1876 - signature on back, printed by E. Dahlberg, Upsala Norway
Envelope 81: Veit Wittrock 1877 - signature on back, printed by Henri Osti, Upsala Norway
Envelope 82: Felix de Thiemen 1877 - signature on back, printed by Pokorny and Reuter
Envelope 83: Edward Tuckerman 1888 - note on back, printed by J. Lowell, MA
Envelope 84: Edward Tuckerman 1873
Envelope 85: P.A. Saccardo - note on back, printed by Luigi Fiorenti
Envelope 86: F. Ardisone - signature on back, printed by Icilio Calzolari, Milan
Envelope 87: E. Askenasy June 1892 - signature on back, printed by J. Gunkel
Envelope 88: J.E. Duby - signature on back, printed by Emile Pricam, Geneva Switzerland
Envelope 89: J.B. Ellis 1879 - signature on back, printed by O.B. DeMoret, Philadelphia
Envelope 90: Karl Starback 1892 - signature on back, printed by Henri Osti, Upsala Norway
Envelope 91: Bormet - signature on back, printed by Eug. Pirov, Paris
Envelope 92: Dr. G. Winter 1877 - signature and note on back, printed by Louis Zipfel, Zurich Switzerland
Envelope 93: R. Yahate - signature on back
Envelope 94: L. Romell 1896- signature on back, printed by H. Edlund, Stockholm
Envelope 95: E.W.D. Holoway 1886 - signature on back, printed by J.T. Rolf, Iowa
Envelope 96: Adrienne du Jussieu 1851 - from a daguerotype, signature on back, printed by John Whipple, Boston
Envelope 97: Jacob Eriksson 1892 - signature and note on back, printed by Dahllof, Stockholm
Envelope 98: Fracois Andre Michaux 1851 - from a daguerotype, signature on back, printed by John Whipple, Boston
Envelope 99: E. Stahl 1892 - signature and note on back, printed by C. Braunlich, Jena, Germanya
Envelope 100: Paul Sprauer - signature and note on front
Envelope 101: A le Jolis 1889 - signature on back, printed by Jules Desrez, Cherbourg
Envelope 102: Renauld - printed by Prof. Erwin Hanfstaengl, Frankfurt
Envelope 103: Ferdinand Renauld 1911 - signature and note on back, printed by Numa Blanc fils, Cannes
Envelope 104: Kolderup Rosenvinge 1892 - signature and note on back, printed by A. Lonborg, Ostergade
Envelope 105: J. Reinke 1894 - note on back in Farlow's hand, printed by Schmidt and Wegener
Envelope 106: N. wille - signature on back, printed by Rude
Envelope 107: Chas. Jas. Sprague 1875 - printed by Allen and Rowell, Boston
Envelope 108: John Torrey
Envelope 109: Mrs. C.P. Brigham 1873 - signature on back, printed by Ryder's, Cleveland
Envelope 110: unknown - printed by Black, Boston
Envelope 111: A.B. Seymour [1890]

Sub-Series 4: 70th Birthday Albums
Box 63

This sub-series consists of 2 seperate albums. The first is a collection of well wishes from Farlow's past students bound in a cloth scrapbook. The second album contains photographs of these students and is leather bound and fits into a matching, embossed, leather box. These items were presented to Farlow on 17 December 1914 in honor of his 70th birthday. The photographs and letters are from:
Ames, Oakes
Barber, M.A.
Barss, H.P.
Bigelow, Robert Paine
Billings, Frederick H.
Blakeslee, A.F.
Blankenship, J.W.
Burt, Edward Angus
Butters, Fred K.
Chivers, A.H.
Clinton, G.P.
Davis, Bradley Moore
Dewart, F.W.
Duggar, B.M.
Faull, J.H.
Field, Herbert Haviland
Fink, Bruce
Fulton, H.R.
Gage, J. Arthur
Galloway, T.W.
Griggs, Robert F.
Grover, Frederick Orville
Hall, John C.
Halsted, Byron D.
Hooper, Franklin W.
Hotson, J.W.
Hubbard, F. Tracy
Jackson, H.S.
Jacobs, Henry Barton
Johnston, John R.
Kelly, Harry M.
King, Cyrus A.
Krehbiel, D.R.
Lyman, George R.
McCubbin, W.A.
Moore, George T.
Morgan, J.P. Jr.
Murdoch, John Jr.
Myabe, Kingo
Olive, Edgar W.
Parker, G.H.
Pierce, George J.
Piper, Charles V.
Richards, Herbert M.
Riddle, Lincoln Ware
Robinson, Benjamin Lincoln
Rorer, James Birch
Sargent, Frederick LeRoy
Schrenk, Hermann von
Setchell, William Albert
Smutse, Albert R.
Stewart, F.C.
Sturgis, W.C.
Thaxter, Roland
Trelease, William
Weston, William H.
Wolfe, Jas. J.

 

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