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


Series VII. Harvard University Botanical Museum

Sub-Series I. Staffing and appointments [some files closed]

Staff Folders

Research Appointments

Oversized: [Basseches, Joshua], Chart of HMNH organizational structure 12/8/98 [file closed]

Louis C. Bierweiler Papers
Correspondence with Mrs. Blaschka
Correspondence with Rudolph Blaschka
Correspondence with Miss Ware
Miscellaneaous Correspondence
1. 1925-1933
2. 1934-1938
3. 1940-1946
4. 1947-1948
5. 1950-1958
1. 1940's (two envelopes)
2. 1950's (two envelopes)
3. Dates unknown (two envelopes)

"Louis C. Bierweiler - An Appreciation" (one folder containing three copies of memorial service publication)

Trip to Europe, 1931
1. Journals (two; smaller one is in envelope)
2. Notes on trip to Europe (one folder)
3. Travel and Hotel receipts (one folder)
4. Ephemera (two folders)
5. Photos and Negatives (one folder containing 15 items)

Copy of The Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Flower Models by George H. Kent, 1908.

In appreciation of 50 years of service to the Botanical Museum. Document in hard cover folder, with Harvard crest and "Louis C. Bierwiler: 1901-1951" on front cover.

Louis C. Bierweiler: Testimonial Letters, 1901-1951. Hard cover volume (blank/empty inside) with Harvard crest on cover and title on spine.

1. Expenses on home
2. Current bills/Salary account
3. State flowers


Researchers may consult materials from the archives only by appointment or written request. Send inquiries to Please allow 2-3 business days for the processing of written and e-mailed requests.

Blaschka Finding Aid, Main Page
Blaschka Finding Aid, Series Descriptions

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