Harry H. Knight Papers,
circa 1910-1950

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 82-076
Creators:
Knight, Harry H.
Dates:
circa 1910-1950
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2.69 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists mostly of Knight's correspondence, and includes photographs, diaries, diplomas, and an audiotape.

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 82-076, Harry H. Knight Papers

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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