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 VIII: Specimen Lists

Box 25

Folder 1.
Aggasiz: Figi Algae, A. Agassiz. 1898 Expedition. 4 items.
Ames: Fungi, Lichens, Mosses. Collected in Cuba 1903 by Oakes Ames and R.E Leavit. 3 items
Arnold: Missing Specimens of Arnold Lichens, 1899 and List of Numbers of Arnold Lichens, July 1904. 4 items
Arthur: Urecincae from J. clemens from Montana and Utah. Sent to J.C. Arthur, 5 April 1917. Also lists of items sent to Arthur in 1912 and 1916. 9 items

Folder 2.
Baker: 1st Century of Fungi Malayana, 4th Century Fungi Malayana, Items received from C.F. Baker 1902, Algae from California 1903, Algae from C.F. Baker 1905, and Fungi of Nicaragua 1907.
Barber: Unnamed lists. 9 items
Bartlett: Unnamed list. Letter and list from Farlow to Bartlett 23 February 1909. Letter and list from Bartlett to Farlow, undated. 6 items.

Folder 3.
Bescherelle: Unlabeled list dated 24 January 1903. 1 item
Berkeley: List of specimens sent to Berkeley May 1876. 1 item.
Birkett: Cryptogams from Alaska, May 1909. 1 item.
Bolander: Unnamed list dated March 1877. 1 item.
Bolton: Mrs. E. H. Bolton, December 1895. 2 items.
Boudier: List of specimens sent to Boudier December 1907. 2 items.
Bouser: Fungi received from Thos. A. Bouser Lhapane Mont. Feb 1908. and unlabeled /undeated list. 4 items.

Folder 4.
Brandegee: Plants from Mrs. J. Brandegee, Nov. 1903. 1 item.
Britton: Thaxter W.J. mosses sent to Mrs. Britton, Oct. 1914.2 items.
Burt: Mostly lists of items sent to Burt 1904-1918. 24 items.

Folder 5.
Cadwalader: Algae from Maine sent by Miss. L. Cadwalader March 1910 and determined December 1910. 1 item.
Cardin: Fungi from Patricio Cardin Estacion Agronomica Santiago de las Vegas. Sent to R. Thaxter November 1912. 1 item.
Chamberlain: Unnamed and undated lists. 4 items.
Clark: Algae from Murray Island, Torres Straight. Collected by H. C. Clark, October 1913. 1 item.
Clemens: Fungi from J. Clemens. Douglas, Utah Received December 1911. 1 item.
Cleveland: Cleveland. Sent January 1879. 1 item.

Folder 6.
Coker: Mixomycetes. Collected from Andros and New Providence 1903 and undated. 3 items.
Collins: Fungi received from J. F. Collins end of 1908. List and letter , 2 items.
Curtis: Mrs. Curtis, Jan 78 and unlabeled, undated list. 2 items.

Folder 7.
Dixon: Lists of mosses sent to Dixon dated 1899-1904. Also 2 letters, probably sent from Dixon dated 1900 and 1904. 14 items.
Douglass: Botanical specimens collected in South America by A. E Douglass, Harvard College Observatory. 1890s. 1 item.
Durand: Sent to Durand. May 29, 1918. 1 item.

Folder 8.
Eames: Cryptogams from Queensland, New Zealand and Figi Islands 1910-1911. 2 items.
Ellis: Letter with list dated 3 February 1876. 1 item.
etter Evans: Hepatics from Chocorua, N.H.. Sent to M.A. Evans, 10 October 1904. 1 item.

Folder 9.
Fasler: Lists of Algae1885-1907. 6 items.
Faull: Algae received from Mr. J.H. Faull, February 1905. 1 list.
Faxon: E. Faxon, Autumn 1904
Felton: Lists of algae collected by G. C. Felton, 1900-1909. 7 items
Fernald: Lists of cryptogams. Some collected in New Foundland and Labrador. Some undated others 1905-1911.

Folder 10.
Fischer: Unnamed list,Fischer von Waldheim, November 1877. 1 item.
Flahault: Unnamed list, 15 January 1913. 1 item.
Fletcher: Unnamed fungi lists, undated and 1902. 3 items.
Fowler: Unnamed lists, undated and 1901. 2 items.
Fulton: Label. 1 item.

Folder 11.
Gauzatti: Cryptogams from C. Gauzatti. 1 item.
Gepp: Unnamed list, 3 May 1911. 1 item
Gitty or Getty: From Miss. Jennie V. Gitty (or Getty) Cherry Valley, Washington. November 1910. 1 item.
Gowout: Algae sent to Gowout. August 1899. 1 booklet.

Folder 12.
Greenman: Mosses and fungi collected in West Virginia. 1904, J. M. Greenman. 1 item.
Grout: North American Musci Pleurocarpi. 2 published lists.
Grunow: Algae of Northern America. 1 item.

Folder 13.
Harkness: Unlabeled and undated list. 1 item.
Harrison: Algae of Bahama Expedition. 1 item.
Hasse: Lichens of California. January 1896. 1 item.
Hay: Letter from Farlow to Hay, 24 October 1904. Fungi received from G. U. Hay September 1904. Fungi received from G. U. Hay October 1903. Unnamed and undated lists. 19 items

Folder 14.
Herre: Lichens sent to Dr. W.G. Farlow, September 1909. 2 items.
Holzinger: Musci Acrocarpi Boreali-Americani. 1 published item.
Hue: List of specimens sent 22 January 1913. 1 item.

Folder 15.
John: Unlabelled list from 1914. 1 item
Johnson: List of Fungi sent to Prof. R. Thaxter, 5 June 1912. Also unlabelled list dated 17 October 1917 and letter with accompanying list of fungi specimens from 6 February 1912. 4 items
Kern: Unlabelled lists from 1915 and 1918. 2 items
Kjellman: Unlabelled list from December 1877. 1 item.
Kunze: List from 1913. 1 item.

Folder 16.
Lagerheim: Lists of specimens sent to Lagerheim, 12 November 1900 and 30 January 1901. 2 items.
Lichtenthaler: Algae received July, 1885. 7 items.
Lister: Specimens sent by Miss. Lister, 1908 - 1911. 7 items.
Lloyd: Unlabeled list, 6 December 1912. 1 item.
Lumholtz: Unlabeled and undated list. 1 item.

Folder 17.
Macdougal: Lichens collected March 1912. 1 item.
Macoun: Letter and unlabeled list, 1908. 11 items.
Magnus: Letter and unlabeled list, March 1917 2 items.
Marsh: Unlabeled lists, 1900. 2 items.
Maxon: Letter from Maxon to Farlow, 24 August 1916. 1 item.

Folder 18.
McKay: Unlabeled list, October 1880. 1 item.
Merrill: Lichens received from G.K. Merrill, 1904 and 1905. 3 items.
Missouri Botanical gaden: Letter and list to Farlow. 28 January 1915. 5 items.
Martindale: Unlabeled and undated list. 1 item.
Murdoch: Mosses from Barrow, Alaska, 1883. 1 item.

Folder 19.
Neller: Letter and 2 lists labeled Honolulu Algae, May 1895. 3 items.
Nelson, G.: Swan Island, West Indies, April 1912. 3 items.
Nelson, N.: Letter to Farlow dated 15 February 1907. 1 item.
New York Botanical Garden: Letters and algae lists, 1915. 6 items.

Folder 20.
Nolle: Letter and list, unlabeled and undated. 1 item.
Nordstedl: List of specimens sent 8 June 1909. 1 item.
Norton: Names of mushrooms native to Ashfield, 1903. 1 item.
Orcutt: Unlabeled list from 1910-1914. 5 items.

Folder 21.
Palmer: Multiple lists of fungi collected by Palmer in Arizona, Mexico, Florida, and Bermuda. 5 items.
Pammel: Fungi sent by L. H. Pammel in 1887 in box to be returned. 1 item.
Piper: Unlabeled and undated list. 1 item.
Pringle: Numerous lists, letters, and published lists of C. G. Pringle. 16 items.

Folder 22.
Renauld: Lists of mosses, 1902-1902. 2 items.
Richards: Japanese algae received from Richards February 1901. 1 item.
Richseker: Flora of St. Croix, 1900. 1 item.
Ricker: Unlabeled and undated list. 1 item.
Riddle: List of specimens from Geneva [?], February 1913. 1 item.

Folder 23.
Robinson, B. L.: Mexican Fungi from Uteraugh Dr. Robinson, Feb. 1901. 1 item.
Robinson, C. B.: Algae list 13 October 1902. 1 item.
Roning: Unlabeled and undated list. 1 item.
Rusby: Unlabeled and undated list. 1 item.
Russell: ALgae named for Mrs. H. Russell, 7 January 1901. 1 item.

Folder 24.
Saunders: Algae list, 27 March 1901. 2 items.
Schantz: Unlabeled list. 1 item.
Schraeter: Unlabeled lists. One dated February 1878. 2 items.
Schuh: Unlabeled list, 27 August 1892. 1 item.

Folder 25.
Schotts: Algae correspondence and list between Schotts and Farlow, undated. 15 pages.

Folder 26.
Schotts: Algae correspondence and list between Schotts and Farlow, 1898. 9 pages.

Folder 27.
Schotts: Algae correspondence and list between Schotts and Farlow, 1898. 34 pages.

Folder 28.
Setchell: Lists of items sent to Setchell, 1911-1915. 4 items.
Seymour: Cryptogams from Tallulah Fallo. Seymour. 1901. Also 1 unlabeled list. 5 items.
Simmons: Algae from R.B. Simmons. Green End, Newport. June 1896. 4 items.
Smith: Fungi from Borneo, October 1912. 1 item.
Stevens: Letters from Stevens to Farlow, 1916 and 1917. 2 items.
Smitsonian Institution: Letter acknowledging receipt of specimens. 1 item.
Sornberger: Lichens collected in Newfoundland, 1902. 1 item.
Sweetser: Lists of fungi received from Sweetser 2 items.

Folder 29.
Townsend: Specimen's collected in Blanc Labeon, Labrador and Newfoundland, August 1915. 1 item.
Trelease: Letter and algae lists, 1882-1903. 6 items.
Vroom: Fungi received from J. Vroom, St. Stephenson, N.B. November 8, 1901 and December 20, 1902. 2 items.
Waghorne: Printed and handwritten lists, 1893 and undated. 4 items.
Weber: List of algae sent to Weber 8 April 1914. 1 item.
Welles: Letter and lists of algae, 1896-1907. 5 items.

Folder 30.
Wiegand: Letter from Wiegand to Farlow, 28 March 1917 1 item.
Wrighyt: Letter and Hepaticae list, 1917. 3 items.
Yatake: List of algae received, February 1878. 1 item.
Zahlbrukner: List of specimens sent, undated. 2 items.

Folder 31.
Unidentified specimen lists. 3 lists.

 

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