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Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

B. J. Kaston photographic slide collection

Identifier: PSC 307
Scope and Contents

Close up photographs of mainly spiders and also includes images of other insects as well as crabs and shells.

Dates: 1951-1963

Nicholas Marcellus Hentz Spider paintings

Identifier: Mss .H46
Content Description

Collection of 209 watercolors of created by Nicholas Marcellus Hentz. Colored drawings accompanied by commentary, mostly in English but some in French. Many are numbered, the highest number being 239.

The paintings have been digitized and added to the Research Library's Digital Special Collections.

Dates: between 1820 and 1840

Norman I. Platnick entomology slides of spiders, 1951-1957.

Identifier: PSC 398-403
Abstract Color images of spiders including wolf spiders (Lycosidae) in Boxes 1 and 2 including photos taken in California, Florida, Montana, Oklahoma, Utah and Washington;̀ jumping spiders (Salticidae) in Boxes 3 and 4 including photos taken in Alabama, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, North Carolina, Texas, and Ontario, Canada; spiders (Mygalomorphs) in Box 5; and miscellaneous depictions of spiders in their natural habitats and spider webs in Box 6, including photos taken in Alachua, Liberty, Marion...
Dates: 1951-1957