Clement Melville Keys Papers, Accession XXXX-0091, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
5.50 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
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).
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).