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Walter Inglis Anderson papers, circa 1915-1960

Creator:
Anderson, Walter Inglis, 1903-1965  Search this
Subject:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Place:
Chandeleur Islands (La.) -- Description and travel
Horn Island (Miss.) -- Description and travel
Hong Kong -- description and travel
Topic:
Painting, American -- Mississippi  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6436
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215571
AAA_collcode_andewalt
Theme:
Diaries
Art Theory and Historiography
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215571

Rumex hastatulus Baldwin

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Samuel M. Tracy  Search this
Place:
Horn Island. Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
1 Jun 1898
Common name:
heartwing sorrel
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygonales Polygonaceae
Published Name:
Rumex hastatulus Baldwin
Barcode:
03283941
USNM Number:
340762
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fe1607d7-45c8-43a4-a2bc-a9a55d30dd42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14762432

Ipomoea sagittata Poir.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Samuel M. Tracy  Search this
Place:
Horn Island, Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
1 Jun 1898
Common name:
saltmarsh morning-glory
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Convolvulaceae
Published Name:
Ipomoea sagittata Poir.
Barcode:
03149222
USNM Number:
619790
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/354c5aeea-a675-42a9-96e4-8856142ff455
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14618950

Polypremum procumbens L.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Samuel M. Tracy  Search this
Place:
Horn Island, Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
6 Jan 1898
Common name:
juniper leaf
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Gentianales Loganiaceae (tetrachondraceae)
Published Name:
Polypremum procumbens L.
Barcode:
03162859
USNM Number:
341112
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f8ac22ae-78e2-43ea-a307-7c2db6902124
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14545577

Hydrocotyle verticillata var. prolifera

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Samuel M. Tracy  Search this
Place:
Horn Island. Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
6 Jan 1898
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Apiales Apiaceae
Published Name:
Hydrocotyle verticillata var. prolifera
Barcode:
03070175
USNM Number:
340715
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3dd4dd247-4e7c-4b5d-845f-063a24ada720
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14431249

Batodendron arboreum Nutt.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Samuel M. Tracy  Search this
Place:
Horn Island. Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
10 Aug 1894
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ericales Ericaceae Vaccinioideae
Published Name:
Batodendron arboreum Nutt.
Barcode:
02993040
USNM Number:
260971
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c39498e3-ae4e-4be2-a735-bd363a0f2590
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14354099

Helianthemum arenicola Chapm.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
-- Tracy  Search this
-- Earle  Search this
Place:
Horn Island, Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
10 Aug 1894
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Violales Cistaceae
Published Name:
Helianthemum arenicola Chapm.
Barcode:
02966493
USNM Number:
307349
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33a60a504-c350-4b64-83d5-a349a9555897
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14340415

Hypericum opacum Torr. & A. Gray

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Samuel M. Tracy  Search this
Place:
Horn Island, Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
14 Jul 1899
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malpighiales Hypericaceae
Published Name:
Hypericum opacum Torr. & A. Gray
Barcode:
03002031
USNM Number:
354184
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a312d442-73e2-4abf-8e72-c799ad48de3b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14308270

Indigofera caroliniana Mill.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
-- Tracy  Search this
-- Earle  Search this
Place:
Horn Island, Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
10 Aug 1894
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Indigofera caroliniana Mill.
Barcode:
02309430
USNM Number:
307272
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fe43cedc-e76d-4474-9e9c-49f42f03df3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13321078

Conyza canadensis (L.) Cronq.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Samuel M. Tracy  Search this
Place:
Horn Island Miss., Mississippi, United States, North America
Collection Date:
19 Jul 1891
Common name:
Barilla
Canadian horseweed
Piñito
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Conyza canadensis (L.) Cronq.
Barcode:
01716087
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ef0b511d-0423-4bf6-adbd-f2db3cd90299
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12746636

Walter Inglis Anderson papers

Creator:
Anderson, Walter Inglis, 1903-1965  Search this
Names:
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts  Search this
Extent:
6 Microfilm reels (3.6 linear feet on 6 microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Place:
Chandeleur Islands (La.) -- Description and Travel
Horn Island (Miss.) -- Description and Travel
Hong Kong -- Description and Travel
Date:
circa 1915-1960
Scope and Contents:
The Walter Inglis Anderson papers, microfilmed on reels 4867-4868, include letters from Anderson (referred to as Bob) to his parents, mostly from boarding school in Manlius, New York (1915-1919), and from New York City and Philadelphia while attending the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (1922-1928); correspondence with his wife Agnes Grinstead (referred to as Sissy); writings, including Anderson's logbooks of his travels to Hong Kong (circa 1949), and boat trip to Graveline and Oldfields, Mississippi, as well as his account of pelicans and copies of his favorite poems; and six sketchbooks. Papers microfilmed on reels 4869-4872 include logbooks, both bound and on loose pages, recording Anderson's travels. Notable logbooks record travels to the Gulf Coast's Chandeleur and Horn Islands; others describe his trips out-of-state and abroad, as well as Anderson's activities while living at Oldfields in Gautier, Mississippi. Also included are several files of loose pages containing Anderson's commentaries on a variety of subjects including nature, the arts, religion, philosophy, and poetry, as well as Anderon's notes on Ancient Near Eastern and Greek and Egyptian art.
Biographical / Historical:
Walter Inglis Anderson (1903-1965) was a painter, muralist, printmaker, and sculptor in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. He attended the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia from 1923 to 1929. In the 1930s, Anderson painted murals for the Ocean Springs School auditorium for the Works Progress Administration Public Works of Art Project. In 1940, following hospitalization for mental illness, Anderson moved to Oldfields, near Gautier, Mississippi. He returned to Ocean Springs in 1946 and from 1947 until his death he traveled repeatedly to Horn Island and other remote sites on the Gulf Coast to paint and write. In 1991, the Walter Anderson Museum of Art opened in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
Related Materials:
The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries de Grummond Children's Literature Collection holds the Walter Anderson Papers, circa 1945-1980s.
Provenance:
Material on reels 4867-4868 was lent for microfilming by the Family of Walter Anderson, 1993. Material on reels 4869-4872, was lent for microfilming by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, 1993.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Mississippi  Search this
Muralists -- Mississippi  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- Mississippi  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Identifier:
AAA.andewalt
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Walter Inglis Anderson papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9232f5e48-3637-4f84-a7e7-83b9023ac80f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-andewalt

Edward Avery Richmond Papers

Creator::
Richmond, Edward Avery, 1887-1970  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Manuscripts
Date:
1914-1967
Descriptive Entry:
This collection consists of papers documenting Richmond's career and includes correspondence with colleagues concerning his research on water beetles; correspondence and photographs relating to his Army work on Horn Island, Mississippi, and subsequent research on the natural history of the island; and rearing notes and other research materials on water beetles, especially the family Hydrophilidae.
Historical Note:
Edward Avery Richmond (1887-1970) was an entomologist specializing in the taxonomy and biology of water beetles. He received his Ph.D. from Massachusetts State College in 1930. Richmond held a variety of research and teaching posts between 1913 and 1957. Included were two positions with the United States Department of Agriculture. He was an entomologist with the Japanese Beetle Laboratory from 1924 to 1929 and a foreign plant quarantine inspector from 1945 to 1957. During 1944-1945, Richmond was stationed on Horn Island, off the Gulf Coast of Mississippi, as a health officer with the United States Army. He continued to conduct studies of the flora and fauna of Horn Island as a Research Associate of the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory from 1959 until his death. Richmond's collection of Coleoptera was donated to the National Museum of Natural History in 1972.
Topic:
Entomology  Search this
Entomologists  Search this
Hydrophilidae  Search this
Horn Island (Miss.)  Search this
Water beetles  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7374, Edward Avery Richmond Papers
Identifier:
Record Unit 7374
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Edward Avery Richmond Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru7374

The Horn Island logs of Walter Inglis Anderson / edited, with an introduction, by Redding S. Sugg, Jr

Author:
Anderson, Walter Inglis 1903-1965  Search this
Sugg, Redding S  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Walter Inglis 1903-1965  Search this
Physical description:
240 p., [40] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mississippi
Horn Island
Horn Island (Miss.)
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Painters--Biography  Search this
Naturalists--Biography  Search this
Biography  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.A543 S9h 1985
N40.1.A543S9h 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_445870

Natural forms : the Horn Island logs and watercolors of Walter Inglis Anderson (1903-1965) / Cynthia Elyce Rubin

Author:
Rubin, Cynthia Elyce  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Walter Inglis 1903-1965  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 319 p. : ill
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
Mississippi
Horn Island
Horn Island (Miss.)
Date:
1995
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Painters--Biography  Search this
Naturalists--Biography  Search this
Biography  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.A543 R8 1995a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_492859

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