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[Icones Farlowianae : a sample of the color lithography]

Collection Identifier: Oversize F232izz
Scope and Contents: This is a collection of 16 color lithographs of one plate from Farlow, W., and Burt, E. (1929). Icones Farlowianae : Illustrations of the larger Fungi of eastern North America. Cambridge, Mass.: The Farlow Library and Herbarium of Harvard University. The lithographs are samples that resulted from several impressions, or strikings, of different colors super-imposed. Includes one page with handwritten note: Prof. W.G. Farlow compliments Heliotype Printing Co., 211...

Icones Farlowianae watercolor illustrations

Collection Identifier: far00019
Scope and Content: This collection primarily consists of original watercolor illustrations of fungi by Bridgham and Krieger prepared for Farlow and used in his posthumously published monograph, “Icones Farlowianae: illustrations of the larger fungi of eastern North America.” The illustrations are based on voucher specimens deposited in the Farlow Herbarium. There are over 300 illustrations by Bridgham, arranged alphabetically by genus and species. There are around 350 illustrations by Krieger,...

William Gilson Farlow papers

Collection Identifier: far00030
Scope and Contents: The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, sketchbooks and loose drawings, scrapbooks, publication proofs, research notes, spore prints, photographs, financial records, diplomas and certificates, artifacts, and additional paper ephemera pertaining to Farlow’s research, teaching duties, and administrative work. Some material related to the Farlow Herbarium was added to the collection after Farlow's death.