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The Archives of Rudolph and Leopold Blaschka
and the
Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants

Series III. Blaschka Ephemera and Artifacts

Sub-Series I. Newspapers

 

For additional newspapers articles on the Blashka’s and the Glass Flowers see Series VIII. Publications Referencing Leopold & Rodolph Blaschka and Glass Flower Exhibit

Newspapers were stored in a portfolio with a handwritten note that reads "Alte Zeitung". Portfolio: 57cm x 77cm brown cloth covered boards with cotton strapping and metal clips. Cotton strapping is damaged and boards have corner wear.

Folder 1: Newspapers with articles referring to the Blaschkas
1. "Wissenschraft und Technit". 14 Oct 1896 Siebente Beilage zum Dresdener Anzeiger, pg 30.
2. No article title given. 19 May 1911 Dresdener Anzeiger , pg 21 Richter-Blaschka marriage announcement.
3. "Gachsische Glasblumen in Harvard". 28 Dec 1937 Dresdner Neueste Nachrichten, pg 4.
4. "Secret of Harvard Glass Flowers Dies with Maker, 82, in Germany". 3 May 1939 Boston Herald.
5. No article title given. 3 May 1939 Dresdener Anzeiger pg 17, R. Blaschka's death notice.
Folder 2: Other newspapers
1. Dresdener Abendzeitung, 18 Nov 1879, pg [1-4].
2. Newspaper Magazine Yule Tide, 1883 A. H. Miles, ed.
3. Fünste Beilage zum Dresdner Anzeiger, 11 June 1890, pg 21-24.
4. Scneiders Typen-Atlas (illustrated North & South American tribes), 1892.
5. Westliche Post political-military edition, 3 May 1902, pg 1-8.
6. Boston Evening Transcript clipping "Harvard's German Museum" 10 Nov 1903, pages 1-8.
7. Boston Evening Transcript, 10 Nov 1903, pg 1-16.
8. Der Volkserzieher (news magazine), 27 May 1904.
9. Boston Herald, 8 Aug 1905, pg 1-12.
10. Dresdener Anzeiger, 29 June 1919, pg 1-4.
11. Boston Herald clipping "Soviet Army not Feared by Europe Now, Russ Markets Lose Lure, Simons Asserts", 31 Jan 1926.
Folder 3: 1892 Newspapers
1. Boston Daily Advertizer, 4 April 1892, pg 1-8.
2. Buffalo Evening Times, 13 April 1892, pg 1-8.
3. San Diego & Coronado Transfer Gazette, 16 April 1892.
4. Albuquerque Morning Democrat, 17 Aug 1892, pg 1-4.
5. Colorado Springs Gazette, 26 May 1892, pg 1-4.
6. Fall River Line Journal: New York & Boston, 13 June 1892, pg 1-12.
7. New York Staats-Beitung, 18 June 1892, pg 1-10.
Folder 4: 1894 Newspaper
1. Boston Herald, 8 Nov 1894, pg 1-10.
Folder 5: 1895 Newspapers
1. Boston Herald, 2 June 1895, pg 5-8.
2. Boston Traveler, 2 July 1895, pg 1-1,2,7,8.
3. Boston Traveler, 5 July 1895, pg 1-6.
4. Boston Herald, 5 July 1895, pg 1-12.
5. Boston Traveler, 6 July 1895, pg 11-14.
6. Boston Journal, 9 July 1895, pg 1-10.
7. Daily Charlotte Observer, 21 July 1895, pg 1-8.
8. Daily Charlotte Observer, 24 July 1895, pg 1-4.
9. Abendblatt der N. Y. Staats-Beitung, 26 July 1895, pg 1-6.
10. New Yorker Tages-Nachrichten, 26 July 1895, pg 1-4.
11. New Yorker Staats-Beitung, 27 July 1895, pg 1-12.
12. New York European Edition- Paris, 5 Aug 1895, pg 1-4 stamped "Buchhandlung, Eduard Kampe, Bremen".

 

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