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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,...

Louis Charles Christopher Krieger glass plate negatives

Collection Identifier: far00020
Scope and Content:: This collection consists of glass plate negatives used by Krieger while illustrating “Icones Farlowianae.” Some negatives are clearly labeled with the photographer’s name. Some labels are unclear and may indicate the collector of the specimen rather than the photographer. Negatives are numbered; however, it is unknown if the numbers indicate a series of negatives or samples or correspond to plates in the finished work. The collection also contains related correspondence....