Smithsonian Institution Archives

Andrew Nelson Caudell Papers, circa 1889-1935

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FARU7162
Creators:
Caudell, Andrew Nelson, 1872-1936
Dates:
circa 1889-1935
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Introduction
Introduction
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These papers consist of Caudell's notebooks, including entomological diaries, 1889, 1891-1892, 1914, 1916-1917, and 1920-1926. They contain daily entries concerning Caudell's personal affairs and scientific work; notes on breeding experiments with Orthoptera, 1922-1926; a loan record for books, 1914-1935; and a key to his insect collection. Also included is some correspondence of Caudell, especially with Morgan Hebard and P. Wytsman.

Historical Note
Historical Note
Andrew Nelson Caudell (1872-1936), orthopterist, joined the Division of Insects of the United States Department of Agriculture in 1898. He remained with the Department until his death and, also while there, served as custodian of the Orthoptera collection of the Division of Insects of the United States National Museum.

Administration
Author
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Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7162, Andrew Nelson Caudell Papers

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Notes
Personal Papers


Keywords
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Caudell, Andrew Nelson, 1872-1936 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hebard, Morgan, 1887-1946 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wytsman, Philogene, 1866-1925 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Department of Agriculture Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Division of Insects Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Entomology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Diaries Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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