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A collection of drawings of fishes by J. P. Kirtland

Identifier: M194 .K578 folio

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Scope and Contents

Scrapbook, originally compiled by David H. Storer and further arranged by James M. Moulton, of mounted pencil sketches, some with watercolor, depicting fishes to illustrate scientific articles by J. P. Kirtland published chiefly in the Boston journal of natural history. Offprint by James M. Moulton describing the drawings and a copy of Jared Potter Kirtland (Explorer, vol. 2, no. 7, 1952) laid in


  • Creation: 1840-1846

Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

If not in the public domain, copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


.1 Linear Feet (1 v. ;36 cm)


Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscript collection in the Bowdoin College Special Collections & Archives

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Boston journal of natural history

Finding Aid for the A collection of drawings of fishes by J. P. Kirtland,1840-1846
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Repository Details

Part of the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011 Repository

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