Harry H. Knight Papers,
1893-1968
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 82-027
Creators:
Knight, Harry H.
Dates:
1893-1968
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5.50 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists primarily of correspondence between Knight and professional colleagues. Also included are manuscripts, photographs, drawings, notes, and college papers (both as a student at Cornell and as a professor at Iowa State).

Historical Note
Historical Note
Harry Hazelton Knight (1889-1976) was a well-known teacher of entomology and was recognized world-wide as a leading taxonomist. He amassed a large collection of insects, mostly from North America. His primary area of research was the North American plant bugs (order Hemiptera, family Miridae).

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 82-027, Harry H. Knight Papers

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Repository Contact
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