Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany


LIZZIE C. ALLEN
PAPERS

 

Scope & Content:

Collection consist of eight portfolios of Allen's watercolors of fungi. There is also one box of notes describing various fungi (mostly Lactarius and Russulae), photographs of fungi, reprints about Russulae, and a letter from E.F. Harper.

 

Series Description:

The collection is broken down into two series.
Series I - Watercolors. This series consists of eight portfolios of watercolors of fungi done by Lizzie C. Allen.
Series II - Notes. This series contains the notes, keys, indexes, correspondence, and photographs on fungi.

Provenance:The provenence of this collection is not known

 

Container List:

Series I:

Portfolio I
Portfolio II
Portfolio III
Portfolio IV
Portfolio V
Portfolio VI
Portfolio VII
Portfolio VIII

Watercolors 1-106 Agariws - Boletus
Watercolors 107-199 Bovistella - Collybia
Watercolors 200-301 Coprinus - Guepinia
Watercolors 302-386 Gymnosporangium - Lachnoclardium
Watercolors 387-481 Lactarius - Morchella
Watercolors 482-570 Mutinus - Rhizina
Watercolors 571-653 Russula- Tremeliodon
Watercolors 654-708 Tricholoma - Xylaria and Unnamed Species Index

Series II

Box 1
Folder 1
Folder 2
Folder 3
Folder 4
Folder 5
Folder 6
Folder 7
Folder 8
Folder 9
Folder 10
Folder 11
Folder 12
Folder 13
Folder 14
Folder 15
Folder 16
Folder 17
Folder 18
Folder 19
Folder 20
Folder 21
Folder 22
Folder 23
Folder 24
Folder 25
Folder 26
Folder 27
Folder 28
Folder 29
Folder 30

Letter to Allen from E.F. Harper, August 13, 1915.
Key to Lactaria (10 sheets)
Descriptions of Lactarius, sheets 1-10
Descriptions of Lactarius, sheets 11-20
Descriptions of Lactarius, sheets 21-30
Descriptions of Lactarius, sheets 31-40
Descriptions of Lactarius, sheets 41-50
Descriptions of Lactarius, sheets 51-60
Descriptions of Lactarius, sheets 61-70
Lactarius Index
Key to Russulae (7 sheets)
Beardslee's key to Russulae, 1918 (3 sheets)
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 1-10
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 11-20
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 21-30
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 31-40
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 41-50
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 51-60
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 61-70
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 71,74-82
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 83-92
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 93-103
Descriptions of Russulae, sheets 104-115
Russulae Index (5 sheets)
Keys to Fungi (8 sheets)
Keys to Fungi (10 sheets)
Notes on Fungi (7 sheets)
Notes on "Mushrooms Edible & Poisonous"
3 Photographs of Fungi (2 originals & one copy)
2 Reprints by Gertrude Burlingham; "Some New Species of Russula", 1921 and "Some New Species of Russula from Massachusetts", 1918.

 

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