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

Series V. Ware Collection of Glass Flower Models

Sub-Series II. Models & Labels

 

For details on history of the labels see Sub-Series I: History & Acquisition of collection
For photographs of models see Sub-Series VIII: Photographs

Model Information
Case guides
How to find a specimen in the cases, circa 1970-1980
System of classification adopted in the Botanical Museum
Alphabetical list of plants in the Ware Collection by Common Name
Alphabetical list of plants in the Ware Collection by Scientific Name
Complete listing of glass models with shipping received dates, 1960 list
Ware Collection, Complete listing in shipping sequence, circa 1980-1982
Notes filed in with the Ware Collection, Complete listing in shipping sequence, circa 1980-1982
Small undated notebook titled List of Models
Notes for labels
Label Corrections and correspondence about label errors 1973-1988 and undated
Miscellaneous typed and handwritten label notes
Notebook titled New arrangement
Larger Labels
The Ware Collection of Glass Models, arranged according to..."
Labels for the framed portraits
Recent Models are here displayed
Labels for the Louisiana Purchase Expedition, 1904
Fragments of glass given to Miss Mary Lee Ware...
Models of cryptogams
The History of the Ware Collection, case 104-105
Method of preparing the models for transportation, case 104-105
Models illustrating common species of ferns, cases 106-111
Models in these 4 cases represent pollination, case 112-113 and case 118-119
Model and Section Labels
Please contact the Archivist at ldecesare@oeb.harvard.edu for further information.

 

Researchers may consult materials from the archives only by appointment or written request. Send inquiries to botref@oeb.harvard.edu. 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

Last updated February 2009. Send comments, corrections, or updates to: ldecesare@oeb.harvard.edu
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