Economic Botany Artifacts, Prints and Posters
Maps, Posters, and Prints Collection

Container List:

Series I: Amber and Amberoid
Series II: Ivory & Silver
Series III: Potato Prints
Series IV: German Botany Teaching Posters
Series V: Maps, Posters, Prints, and Photographs
Series VI: Lacquer

 

Series V: Maps, Posters, Prints, and Photographs

Plants Poisonous to People Chart 2 - Primarily causes of skin & respiratory irritation: 21 pictures of poisonous plants with name & symptoms - 35 x 23

Plants Poisonous to People: Chart 1 Primarily causes of internal poisoning: 21 pictures of poisonous plants with name & symptoms - 35 x 23

Stem Structure of Plants: external structure, cross section, cellular structure, details of elements & cross section of a fibrovascular bundle, labeled diagrams of plant stem structure - 48 x 36 - 1963

Guide to Ferns of the US by New York Botanical Garden: illustrations and names of different ferns found in the US - 31 5/8 x 24 - 1976

Historical Chart of Mankind: a visual record of man's racial, national, & cultural progress, vertical chart listing empires, wars, rulers etc- by tracing upward can follow pol. changes of a people over time - 62 1/2 x 14 1/4 - 1937

Missouri Botanical Garden at St. Louis: color map of botanical garden commemorating its 125th anniversary 1859-1984, map shows all buildings and landscaping - 34 x 27 1/2 - 1984

Political Map of South America by National Geographic Society: including Easter Island, Galapagos, Trinidad, Canal Zone & smaller physical map - 41 x 29 - 1950

Color photograph of Philipine rice terraces, by Philipine Department of Tourism - 40 x 29 1/2Map of world marked with stars to indicate use of grains/seeds as standards for weights & measures - 491/2x33

"La Marihuana destruye la personalidad, frustra sus aspiraciones, denuncie a los traficantes:" poster discouraging mirijuana use, put out by secretary of public health - 25 3/4 x 18 1/2

Postum Cereal Co. The Road to Wellville: connected series of 5 illustrated posters showing stages of manufacturing Post health products 1. How wheat & bran become healthful drink 2. Wheat & barley prepared for consumption by baking processes 3. How cereals are processed, flaked, toasted 4. Automatic machinery packaging cereals for transportation - 27 1/2 x 21 - 1927

Evolution of Bread: home made 10 panel poster explaining early attempts at bread making with illustrations on development of bread over years - 30 x 20 - 1973

25 Summer Wild Flowers of Roadsides & Fields Common in New England: color illustrations & names of 25 wildflowers - 25 1/2 x 20 - 1974

Black Tea: poster with photos illustrating process of tea production, 15 steps from rearing baby tea plants to auctioning off tea, included map of tea producing regions & statistics on tea production - 26 x 19

Hemp: black & white illustrations of different types of hemp plants with numbered key on bottom, also shows types of rope or string made from hemp, Turtox Classroom Chart - 22 x 17 - 1944

Plant Foods of the New World: black and white illustrations with names - 22 x 17 - 1944

Economic Plants of the Archichlamydeae: arranged in accordance with the system of Engler & Gilg, branching tree diagram showing different group of plants and their relationship to others in their family, photo reproduction of the original - 14 x 11 1/2 - 1916

Plano topografico del la frontera colombo-peruana: fold -out topographic map of the Amazon River, in Spanish - 16 1/2 x 12 - 1916

Jardin Botanico 1983 calendar: illustration of medicinal Mexican plants found in Mexican markets, with calender on bottom, from Jardin Botanico Instituto de Biologia Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, with attached letter from Edelmira Linares, Director of Public Information & Education - 27 x 18 - 1983

Mushroom Identification: Poster with 80 small color photos of different mushrooms with name & info on each on reverse of poster - 28 1/2 x 23 - 1978

Portions of the first newspaper ever printed on paper made from cornstalk pulp: one section of Danville (Illinois) Commercial Times newspaper with many black & white photos - 16 1/2 x 11 1/2

Kaffee: Color poster reproducing painting by F. Dannenberg depicting coffee harvesting and processing, with attached sheet in German about poster - 35 x 26 1/2

Greeting card with illustration of a durian on the front, durian is a type of fruit (Durio zibethinus), card sent to Dr. Richard Schultes - 7 1/4 x 5 - 1976

Segundo Congreso Sudamericano de Botanica: poster with illustration of a flower and a microscope commemorating this conference, October 10-17, 1948, "oranizado por el instituto Miguel Lillo de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumen - 31x23 - 1948

Extrait du livre des beaux fruits de france: French small poster with 3 photos of something similar to horsechestnuts - 13 3/4 x 10 1/2

No Consuma Droga! La droga destruye el cerebro: anti-drug poster from Banco Cafetero, features 8 photos of man deteriorating from healthy to drug addict 26 1/2 x 18 3/4

Cereal box from box of Quinflex cereal, hojarasca de quina - 9 x 7

Po Korny Botanical Charts, color illustrations of different stages and parts of plants

Barley - 36 x 23 1/2
Rye - 36 x 23 1/2
Rape - 36 x 23 1/2
Water Hemlock #31 - 36 x 23 1/2
Spotted Hemlock #32 - 36 x 23
Oats #30 - 36 x 23
Flower of the Beet #24 - 36 x 23
Sweet Turnip #23 - 30 1/2 x 23
Flax Linum #1 - 30 1/2 x 23
Orange Lily #2 - 30 1/2 x 22
Norway Maple #3 - 30 1/2 x 22
Thorn Apple #4 - 30 1/2 x 22 3/4
Belladonna #5 - 30 1/2 x 22 3/4
Fox Glove #6 - 30 1/2 x 23
Garden Poppy #7 - 30 1/2 x 22 1/2
Crowfoot #8 - 30 1/2 x 23
Hazelnut #9 - 30 1/2 x 23 3/4
Bean #10 - 30 1/2 x 22 3/4
Hop #11 - 30 1/2 x 22 1/2
Daphne #12 - 30 1/2 x 23
Hog's Bean #13 - 30 1/2 x 23
Tobacco #14 - 30 1/2 x 23
European Olive #15 - 30 1/2 x 23
Wood Strawberry #16 - 30 1/2 x 23
Meadow Saffron Chart #17 - 30 1/2 x 23
Herb Paris #18 - 30 x 23
Vine #19 - 30 x 23
Cotton Plant #20 - 30 1/2 x 23
Coffee Tree #21 - 30 x 23
Apple Tree #22 - 30 x 22 3/4
Potato #25 - 36 x 23 1/2

Sunflower, blueberry & others: color illustrations of several flowers & berries with key in German - 30 1/2 x 23 1/2

Daisy, lilac &others: color illustrations of several flowers with key in German - 30 1/2 x 23 1/2

Meadow saffron, Hops, Common daphne, onion, vanilla, garlic: color illustrations with key in German - 30 1/2 x 23 1/2

Zea mays, Juniperus communis, Aspidium filix mas, Esquisetum arvense: color illustrations with key in German - 30 1/2 x 23 1/2

Illustration of unknown plant in German - 30 x 22 3/4

Common Beet: color illustrations, Engleder Botany Series, key on back (Beta vulgaris, Var. Rapacea) 30 1/2 x 22 3/4

Upland Cotton: color illustrations, Engleder Botany Series #45, key on back - 30 1/2 x 23

Buckwheat: color illustrations, Engleder Botany Series, key on back - 30 1/2 x 23

 

 

 

 

Nash: Charts, Maps, Posters etc.

 

Box

#

Item #

Title / Description

Size in inches

 

 

BOX 1

 

1

1

Instituto Colombiano de Antropologia: Grafico que muestra la ubicacion de grupos indigenas actuales de Columbia / map

15 x 19

1

2

Instituto Colombiano de Antropologia: Grafico referente a la habitacion popular colombiana / map

15 x 19

1

3

Instituto Etnologico, Comision Nacional de Folklore: Grafico referente a las danzas, instrumentos musicales y trajes populares colombianos / map

15 x19

1

4

Wild Rubber Selection Program: US Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering, Rubber Plant Investigations / transparency, map

121/2 x 121/2

1

5

Geologic Map of the Penokee-Gogebic District, Wisconsin-Michigan / map, 2 copies

55 x 12

1

6

Geologic Map of the Animikie Iron-Bearing District, North of Thunder Bay, Ontario / map

11 x 12

1

7

Untitled / map of North American Native Tribes

171/2 x 151/2

1

8

Geologic Map of Dead River Area, Michigan / map

141/2 x 22

1

9

Map of Perch Lake District, Showing distribution of outcrops / map

20 x 15

1

10

Outcrop of the Florence Iron District, Wisconsin / map

191/2 x 17

1

11

Euphorbiaceae Family: Research at the Missouri Botanical Garden / poster with descriptions and color photos

231/2 x 16

1

12

Plantas Sagrados: El colegio nacional

Las drogas magicas: mistica o ciencia?, Los hongos sagrados en la tradicion y el arte de Mexico / poster advertising two lectures

27 x 18

1

13

Primera reunion nacional de Jardines Botanicos, Mayo a 25 de 1985 / poster advertising meeting with photo of tropical plants

24 x 16

1

14

XXXIV asamblea anul de Fedecamaras, Caracas, Venezuela, 13-16 de julio de 1983 / poster advertising meeting with quotes by Simon Bolivar, 2 copies

251/2 x 18

1

15

Geologic Map of the Calumet District, Michigan / map

191/2 x 12

1

16

Culinary Herbs / poster with color illustrations of common culinary herbs

31 x 21

1

17

Atlas of Marine Use in the North Pacific Region / map of ocean currents of North Pacific

341/2 x 22

1

18

Republica de Colombia, Mapa fisico politico / map

291/2 x 211/2

1

19

Rio Apaporis, Comisarias del Vaupes, Caqueta y Amazonas by R.E. Schultes, 1943; 1951-1953 / map with illustrations

29 x 23

1

20

Cleartype Outline Map of the Eastern United States / map

331/2 x 24

1

21

United States, Rand McNally / map

21 x 28

1

22

Costa Rican Coffee, The Best in the World, Illustrated Map of Costa Rica / map showing different industries, animals, and common activities in Costa Rica

30 x 24

1

23

Cambridgeshire by H. Moll Geographer / map

121/2 x 8

1

24

The North Riding of Yorkshire by Robt. Morden / map

18 x 14

1

25

Lincolnshire by Robt. Morden / map

161/2 x 19

1

26

The Isle of Wight by H. Moll Geographer / map

121/2 x 8

 

 

BOX 2

 

2

1

Caribbean Sea, Limon Bay, City of Cristobal, Colon and ?, Mountains of the Caribbean Coast, Panama Canal Zone, August 1945 / panoramic photograph

40 x 8

2

2

Unzeige eines neuen botanichen Bertes / large page of text

161/2 x 111/2

2

3

Echium orientale verbalci folio flore maximo campanulato / color illustration of plant

18 x 12

2

4

Saxifrage / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

5

Saxifrage / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

6

Fools Parsley, Masterwort, Bearded Fools Parsley, Fernate Masterwort / color illustration of plants

11 x 17

2

7

Hair Weed, Coriander, Double Headed Coriander, Delicate Hair Weed / color illustration of plants

11 x 17

2

8

Water Dropwort / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

9

Gout Weed / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

10

Water Hemlock / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

11

Saxifrage / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

12

Chervill / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

13

Edgeweed / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

14

Deadly Carrot / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

15

Chervill / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

16

Parsnep / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

17

Alexanders / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

18

Alexanders / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

19

Dill, Fennell / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

20

Burnet Saxifrage / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

21

Burnet Saxifrage / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

22

Erica Viscaria Hybrida / color illustration of plant

9 x 13

2

23

Melaleuca Regelii / color illustration of plant

10 x 15

2

24

Dryandra Cryptocephala / color illustration of plant

81/2 x 15

2

25

Shepherds Needle / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

26

Shepherds Needle / color illustration of plant

11 x 17

2

27

Sources of drugs of natural origins / map

25 x 11

2

28

Sources of drugs of natural origins / map

25 x 11

2

29

Paleo-American Church, "The hallucinogenic drugs are the sacraments of the PAC" / poster advertising church service

11 x 14

2

30

The Microscopic World of the Molds / color illustration of molds & text (3 copies)

181/2 x 12

2

31

How beet sugar is made, American Crystal Sugar Company, Moorhead, Minnesota / poster (4 copies)

161/2 x 111/2

2

32

2 Reunion Red Latinoamericana Agroindustria Frutas Tropicales, Manizales, 10-14 de Febrero 1985 / poster advertising meeting (2 copies)

19 x 13

2

33

Smoke Humboldt Homegrown (Marijuana) Our Pure Renewable Resource / bumper sticker

17 x 101/2

2

34

Folder:

On cover: Aerial View showing the Rubber Research Institute / color photo

Inside folder: Elacis guineensis / postcard, Drying sheets of rubber / postcard, Batik painting of women tapping rubber / postcard, Young rubber shoot growing out of the stock in a successful budgraft / color picture, Factory processing of field rubber into Standard Malaysian Rubber for export / color picture, Field maintenance in a young rubber area is essential to ensure healthy growth.../ color picture

17 x 121/2

2

35

Wanted dead or alive...Marijuana / law enforcement poster with pictures of various types of marijuana

21 x 151/2

2

36

The Bee Larkspur / black and white illustration of plant

191/2 x 131/2

2

37

Aconite or Monk's Hood / black and white illustration of plant

19 x 131/2

2

38

Artichoke in Flower / black and white illustration of plant

191/2 x 131/2

2

39

Cornwal 1642 / map

12 x 91/2

2

40

Untitled / map of the native tribes of North America

171/2 x 151/2

2

41

Painting by P. Preissler

24 x 17

2

42

Series of posters: A History of Pharmacy in Pictures (Items #42-68)

text articles on each poster

21 x 171/2

2

43

text articles on each poster

21 x 171/2

2

44

The Governor Who Healed the Sick 1640 AD / color posters (Items #44-64)

21 x 171/2

2

45

Babylonia 2600 BC

21 x 171/2

2

46

Egypt 1500 BC

21 x 171/2

2

47

The Society of Apothecaries 1617 AD

21 x 171/2

2

48

America's First Hospital Pharmacy 1755

21 x 171/2

2

49

America's First Apothecary General

21 x 171/2

2

50

Caventou, Pelletier, and Quinine 1820

21 x 171/2

2

51

Louis Hebert, First Canadian Apothecary 1605

21 x 171/2

2

52

First Official Pharmacopoeia 1498 AD

21 x 171/2

2

53

Monastic Pharmacy 5th to 12th centuries

21 x 171/2

2

54

Separation of Pharmacy and Medicine 1240 AD

21 x 171/2

2

55

Avicenna, the Persian Galen 980-1037 AD

21 x 171/2

2

56

First Apothecary Shop 754 AD

21 x 171/2

2

57

Damian and Cosmos 300 AD

21 x 171/2

2

58

Galen 131-201 AD

21 x 171/2

2

59

Pedanios Dioscorides 50-100 AD

21 x 171/2

2

60

Mithridates 100 BC

21 x 171/2

2

61

Carl Wilhelm Scheele 1742-1786

21 x 171/2

2

62

China 2000 BC

21 x 171/2

2

63

The Marshall Apothecary 1729-1825

21 x 171/2

2

64

Terra Sigillata

21 x 171/2

2

65

A History of Pharmacy in Pictures / text articles on each poster

21 x 171/2

2

66

A History of Pharmacy in Pictures / text articles on each poster

21 x 171/2

2

67

A History of Pharmacy in Pictures, Ideas for Display / poster with text

21 x 171/2

2

68

A History of Pharmacy in Pictures, Ideas for Display / poster with text

21 x 171/2

2

69

VIII Simposio de Plantas Medicinais do Brasil, 4, 5, e 6 de Septembro de 1984 / poster

21 x 131/2

2

70

Our Vanishing Natural Laboratories / poster on protecting the rainforest

241/2 x 20

2

71

Nevada Native Plants: Pyramid Lake Wildflowers / poster with color illustrations of plants

24 x 17

2

72

Gold models representing psilocybe mushrooms, Bogota / 2 color photos mounted on sheet

101/2 x 7

2

73

Types of rubber tapping knives / 6 black and white illustrations & text

111/2 x 131/2

2

74

Calabacillo / water color of fruit

12 x 9

2

75

Forastero Gundeamor Green / water color of part of plant

12 x 9

2

76

1983 Calendar from Malaysian Rubber Research and Development Board / calendar with pictures

 

 

 

BOX 3

 

3

1

Cupressus macrocarpa / black and white photograph

211/2 x 151/2

3

2

Carnegia gigantea / black and white photograph

211/2 x 151/2

3

3

Carnegia gigantea / black and white photograph

181/2 x 14

3

4

The Sussex Countryside / newspaper photo

131/2 x 12

3

5

Mangosteen / pencil drawing

141/2 x 101/2

3

6

Nephelium lappacium L., Java, March 1930 / pencil drawing

121/2 x 17

3

7

Natural Bridge, Virginia / black and white photograph

17 x 101/2

3

8

Manicaria Saccifera, Orinoco Delta, Venezuela / color photograph

131/2 x 11

3

9

Appomatox River / black and white photograph

14 x 11

3

10

Appomatox River / black and white photograph

141/2 x 11

3

11

Maguey in flower, Mexico

15 x 12

3

12

Coal ball peel showing fossil, Urbandale, IL / black and white photograph

16 x 13

3

13

Collecting aqua niel from agave through hollow gourd, preparatory to making pulque, Mexico 1941 / black and white photo

151/2 x 12

3

14

Floating gardens of Xochinilco, Mexico 1941 / color photo

16 x 12

3

15

Pines killed by pine insect, Virginia / black and white photo

14 x 16

3

16

Astrocaryum vulgare, Indian girl twisting cumane fibre, Rio Aparoms, Amazonas / black and white photo

121/2 x 15

3

17

Typical growth of young pines, eatern border of the Groveshaft / black and white photograph

14 x 11

3

18

Opuntia, Cactaceae, Arizona / black and white photo

19 x 14

3

19

Tapped Gutta Percha Tree, Buitenzorg, Java / black and white photo

16 x 121/2

3

20

Pandanus, Pandaraceae, Phillipines / black and white photo

151/2 x 121/2

3

21

Mangifera indica, Anacardiaceae, Phillipines / black and white photo

151/2 x 131/2

3

22

Carnegia gigantea, Cactaceae, Superstition Mt. Near Chandler AZ / black and white photo

161/2 x 141/2

3

23

Carnegia gigantea, Cactaceae / black and white photo

181/2 x 131/2

3

24

Carnegia gigantea, Cactaceae, Chandler AZ / black and white photo

14 x 19

3

25

Pinaceae / black and white photograph

111/2 x 17

3

26

Nipa fruticans, Palms, Panorama of Nipa alcohol distillery in Buloan Province, Luzon, Phillipines / panoramic black and white photograph

131/2 x 5

3

27

Oryza Sativa, Gramineae, Rice culture in Beneget Province, Phillipines / black and white photograph

131/2 x 5

3

28

Wewitschia Mirabilis, Africa / 4 black and white photos mounted on sheet

161/2 x 11

3

29

Bixa orellana (Annatto) / photo and text

17 x 81/2

3

30

Quararibea funebris / 5 black and white photos mounted on sheet

17 x 101/2

3

31

Making tejate from Q. funebris / 5 black and white photos

161/2 x 101/2

3

32

Carnegia gigantea, Cactaceae, Canyon Lake, Mrs. Oakes Ames, Arizona / black and white photo

19 x 14

3

33

Series of color posters of fruit, in French, Extrait du Livre des Beaux Fruits de France (Items #33-58)

Pears

101/2 x 12

3

34

Pears

101/2 x 12

3

35

Pears

101/2 x 12

3

36

Peaches

101/2 x 12

3

37

Peaches

101/2 x 12

3

38

Peaches

101/2 x 12

3

39

Peaches

101/2 x 12

3

40

Peaches and Nectarines

101/2 x 12

3

41

Apricots

101/2 x 12

3

42

Apples

101/2 x 12

3

43

Apples

101/2 x 12

3

44

Apples

101/2 x 12

3

43

Pears

101/2 x 12

3

44

Pears

101/2 x 12

3

45

Pears

101/2 x 12

3

46

Grapes

101/2 x 12

3

47

Cherries

101/2 x 12

3

48

Cherries

101/2 x 12

3

49

Cherries

101/2 x 12

3

50

Berries

101/2 x 12

3

51

Berries

101/2 x 12

3

52

Figs and ?

101/2 x 12

3

53

Strawberries

101/2 x 12

3

54

Apples

101/2 x 12

3

55

Prunes

101/2 x 12

3

56

Apples

101/2 x 12

3

57

Apples

101/2 x 12

3

58

Apples

101/2 x 12

3

59

Historia de las cosas de Neuva Espana Vol. IV, Libre XI / series of old Mexican colored plates (Items 59-82)

Lám XCVII

91/2 x 141/2

3

60

Lám XCVIII

91/2 x 141/2

3

61

Lám CI

91/2 x 141/2

3

62

Lám CII

91/2 x 141/2

3

63

Lám CIII

91/2 x 141/2

3

64

Lám CIV

91/2 x 141/2

3

65

Lám CV

91/2 x 141/2

3

66

Lám CVI

91/2 x 141/2

3

67

Lám CVII

91/2 x 141/2

3

68

Lám CVIII

91/2 x 141/2

3

69

Lám CIX

91/2 x 141/2

3

70

Lám CXII

91/2 x 141/2

3

71

Lám CXIII

91/2 x 141/2

3

72

Lám CXIV

91/2 x 141/2

3

73

Lám CXIV

91/2 x 141/2

3

74

Lám CXV

91/2 x 141/2

3

75

Lám CXVI

91/2 x 141/2

3

76

Lám CXVII

91/2 x 141/2

3

77

Lám CXVIII

91/2 x 141/2

3

78

Lám CXIX

91/2 x 141/2

3

79

Lám CXXIII

91/2 x 141/2

3

80

Lám CXXXVI

91/2 x 141/2

3

81

Lám CXXXVII

91/2 x 141/2

3

82

Lám CXXXVIII

91/2 x 141/2

3

83-91

Black and white photographs of Cannabis from Economic Herbarium of Oakes Ames

varying specimens photographed- 9 photos

11 x 14

3

92

Unlabeled watercolor by Blanche Ames

10 x 14

3

93

Unlabeled watercolor by Blanche Ames

10 x 14

3

94

Unlabeled watercolor by Blanche Ames

10 x 14

3

95

Unlabeled watercolor by Blanche Ames

10 x 14

3

96

The Ames Family of North Easton 1560-1937 / family tree drawn by Blanche Ames

12 x 171/2

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