William T. (William Thornton) Innes papers, ca. 1898-1969

Mss.B.In6

Date: Circa 1898-1969 | Size: 2.5 Linear feet, Ca. 2500 items

Abstract

There are letters, sketches of fish, and other documents that pertain to Innes' interest in exotic fishes for home aquariums and their care. There is information on the journal Aquarium which he founded in 1932, and minute books of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia, 1898-1912 (3 vol.). The most voluminous professional correspondence is with George S. Myers, and there is some family correspondence.

Background note

William Thornton Innes was a Philadelphia publisher and editor.

Digital objects note

This collection contains digital materials that are available in the APS Digital Library. Links to these materials are provided with context in the inventory of this finding aid. A general listing of digital objects may also be found here.

Collection Information

Physical description

Ca. 2500 items.

Provenance

Gift from the William T. Innes estate and accessioned, 4/--/1969 (1970 126ms).

Indexing Terms


Corporate Name(s)

  • Aquarium Society of Philadelphia

Genre(s)

  • Minutes.
  • Sketches.

Personal Name(s)

  • Innes, William T. (William Thornton), 1874-1969
  • Myers, George S. (George Sprague), 1905-1985

Subject(s)

  • Aquarium fishes.
  • Aquariums.
  • Fish-culture.


Detailed Inventory

Series I. Correspondence
  
Ade, George
1936 March2 itemsbox 1:
folder 1
Alessandroni, Eugene V. to William Innes
1929 May 71 itembox 1:
folder 2

Discussion of work being done at the McCall School.

American Automobile Association
1952 April 151 itembox 1:
folder 3

A letter seeking the advice of William Innes in regards to identifying the sex of several fish.

American Book Company
1934 November 101 itembox 1:
folder 4

A letter to William Innes explaining the system of marking in the "Manual of Botany."

American Institute of Graphic Arts
1924 May 71 itembox 1:
folder 5

An invitation to the "Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Graphic Arts."

American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
1931 August 121 itembox 1:
folder 6

A letter addressed to William Innes. The letter identifies and describes several fish recently photographed by Innes.

Andrew, Elizabeth to William Innes
1944, 19462 itemsbox 1:
folder 7
Aquarist and Pondkeeper
19481 itembox 1:
folder 8
Aquarium Society of Philadelphia
1908-19177 itemsbox 1:
folder 9
Arnold, Johann Paul
1947-194811 itemsbox 1:
folder 10
Axelrod, Herbert R.
1954-196631 itemsbox 1:
folder 11
Bailey, J. It.
19521 itembox 1:
folder 12
Baker, Blue
1946 3 itemsbox 1:
folder 13
Ballentine, Fred M.
19661 itembox 1:
folder 14
Ballentine, Margaret
19651 itembox 1:
folder 15
Barnes, Maurice
19482 itembox 1:
folder 16
Barrett, Franklin .
undated1 itembox 1:
folder 17
Baylor, C. C.
19481 itembox 1:
folder 18
Bedford, Duke of
undated1 itembox 1:
folder 19
Belcher, Wilda
19483 itemsbox 1:
folder 20
Beldt, Otto
1929-196712 itemsbox 1:
folder 21
Belsterling, Jean Lines
1963-19654 itemsbox 1:
folder 22
Bobman, Harry B.
19351 itembox 1:
folder 23
Bory Latour-Marliac, Joseph
undated2 itemsbox 1:
folder 24
Boston Acquarium Society, Inc.
19591 itembox 1:
folder 25
Breitenfeld, Frederick
19393 itemsbox 1:
folder 26
Breder, C. M., Jr.
1935-19392 itemsbox 1:
folder 27
Brittan, Martin R.
19551 itembox 1:
folder 28
Caidwell, Sam Y.
19463 itemsbox 1:
folder 29
Chapman, E. M.
undated1 itembox 1:
folder 30
Chessex, Charles
19352 itemsbox 1:
folder 31
ChiavarI, G. G.
19411 itembox 1:
folder 32
Chute, Walter H.
19341 itembox 1:
folder 33
Clarke, Jacob One
19281 itembox 1:
folder 34
Close, Lyman V.
19353 itemsbox 1:
folder 35
Coates, C. VI
19551 itembox 1:
folder 36
Coker, R. E.
19351 itembox 1:
folder 37
Colorado Aquarium Society
19511 itembox 1:
folder 38
Combes, Mrs. Eleanor
19662 itemsbox 1:
folder 39
Conant, Roger
19651 itembox 1:
folder 40
Crescent Fish Farm
1933-19483 itemsbox 1:
folder 41
Cronin, David Edward
19102 itemsbox 1:
folder 42
Cura, L., and Sons
19532 itemsbox 1:
folder 43
Curtis, Cyrus H. K.
19301 itembox 1:
folder 44
Dearden, Robert R., Jr.
19361 itembox 1:
folder 45
Deville, William
19531 itembox 1:
folder 46
De Voe, Charles
19411 itembox 1:
folder 47
Dill, Harold VI
19541 itembox 1:
folder 48
Ditmers, Raymond L.
19191 itembox 1:
folder 49
Dittrich, Frank E.
19542 itemsbox 1:
folder 50
Dorsey, Lewis M.
19342 itemsbox 1:
folder 51
Doscher, John VI
19622 itemsbox 1:
folder 52
Dos Passos, Cyril F.
19321 itembox 1:
folder 53
Dreer, Henry A.
19211 itembox 1:
folder 54
Drummond, Mrs. J. E.
19661 itembox 1:
folder 55
Dungan, Alice M.
19351 itembox 1:
folder 56
Durau, Carl
1946-19486 itemsbox 1:
folder 57
Eastman, Oliver R
19361 itembox 1:
folder 58
Elliott, Barbara
19471 itembox 1:
folder 59
Embody, George C.
19351 itembox 1:
folder 60
Encyclopaedia Britannica
19352 itemsbox 1:
folder 61
Enterprise Aquatic Society
19543 itemsbox 1:
folder 62
Eugenidis, A.
19361 itembox 1:
folder 63
Fasciano, Meade
19661 itembox 1:
folder 64
Fassett, N. C.
19461 itembox 1:
folder 65
Ferguson, Herbert S.
19671 itembox 1:
folder 66
Ferguson, William C., Jr.
19333 itemsbox 1:
folder 67
Finkenbine, Chris
19521 itembox 1:
folder 68
Finley, Mrs. H. VI
19301 itembox 1:
folder 69
Flesch, Mrs. A.
19462 itemsbox 1:
folder 70
Fletcher, Alan N.
195210 itemsbox 1:
folder 71
Fogg, John N. Jr.
19351 itembox 1:
folder 72
Ford, Russell
19321 itembox 1:
folder 73
Formont, Charles L.
19551 itembox 1:
folder 74
Fowler, Henry VI
19542 itemsbox 1:
folder 75
French Press and Information Service
19462 itemsbox 1:
folder 76
Frey, Hans
19502 itemsbox 1:
folder 77
Friese, Uwe
19541 itembox 1:
folder 78
Fuchs, Erich
19491 itembox 1:
folder 79
Gersdorff, Charles E. F.
19341 itembox 1:
folder 80
Gilbert H., VI
19341 itembox 1:
folder 81
Giles, E., VI
19341 itembox 1:
folder 82
Gion, H. D.
19311 itembox 1:
folder 83
Godwin, S.
19551 itembox 1:
folder 84
Gordon, Myron
1930-195110 itemsbox 1:
folder 85
Graphic Arts
1923-19263 itemsbox 1:
folder 86
Gray, Roger
19351 itembox 1:
folder 87
Green, Harold T.
19292 itemsbox 1:
folder 88
Greenberg, Albert
19462 itemsbox 1:
folder 89
Gudger, B., VI
19352 itemsbox 1:
folder 90
Guppy material
195214 itemsbox 1:
folder 91
Haley, Mrs. Ann
19577 itemsbox 1:
folder 92
Hart, Mrs. Florence B.
19441 itembox 1:
folder 93
Hartel, Hernann
19491 itembox 1:
folder 94
Hayer, Fritz
19301 itembox 1:
folder 95
Heinken, Hermann and Gerhard
19351 itembox 1:
folder 96
Heitzman, John Richard
19551 itembox 1:
folder 97
Hems, Jack
19361 itembox 1:
folder 98
Herre, Albert W.
19371 itembox 1:
folder 99
Heusden, A. E. van
19481 itembox 1:
folder 100
Hewes, J. C.
undated1 itembox 1:
folder 101
Hill, Melvin H.
19351 itembox 1:
folder 102
Hoffman, Bob
19351 itembox 1:
folder 103
Homer, Mrs. Virginia
undated1 itembox 1:
folder 104
Homer, William Innes
19661 itembox 1:
folder 105
Hordes, Gertrude
19541 itembox 2:
folder 1
Hora, Sunder Lal
1933-19344 itemsbox 2:
folder 2
Horton, Alvin B.
19391 itembox 2:
folder 3
Hubbs, Carl L.
1934-19364 itemsbox 2:
folder 4
Iles, Gerald
19501 itembox 2:
folder 5
Iltis, Hugo
19511 itembox 2:
folder 6
Innes, Gray
19662 itemsbox 2:
folder 7
Innes family
1933-196530 itemsbox 2:
folder 8
Ives, Hubert E.
19373 itemsbox 2:
folder 9
Jackson, Henry E.
19391 itembox 2:
folder 10
Jackson, R. L.
19443 itemsbox 2:
folder 11
Jansen, D.
19332 itemsbox 2:
folder 12
Johaningman, Joe, Jr.
undated1 itembox 2:
folder 13
Johnson, Harry
19451 itembox 2:
folder 14
Johnston, Charles E.
1943-19442 itemsbox 2:
folder 15
Jordan, C. Basil
1936-1943 13 itemsbox 2:
folder 16
Jordan, David Starr
19191 itembox 2:
folder 17
Jordan, Mrs. Elizabeth
19661 itembox 2:
folder 18
Kempner, Stanley
19551 itembox 2:
folder 19
Kohler, Wolfgang
1934-19364 itemsbox 2:
folder 20
Kramer, Kurt
19341 itembox 2:
folder 21
Krunpf, Ernst
19491 itembox 2:
folder 22
Kuni, Prince
19372 itemsbox 2:
folder 23
La Gorce, John Oliver
19191 itembox 2:
folder 24
Laughridge, Charles. The Biliteral Cipher of Francis Bacon.
19141 itembox 2:
folder 25
Laws, Mrs. Janet P.
1962-1967 31 itemsbox 2:
folder 26
Laydekev, J.
19462 itemsbox 2:
folder 27
Leader George N.
19651 itembox 2:
folder 28
Le Febre, S.
19481 itembox 2:
folder 29
Leith, C. W.
19351 itembox 2:
folder 30
Lingg, Joseph
19472 itemsbox 2:
folder 31
Link, Henry C.
19382 itemsbox 2:
folder 32
Livengood, W. W.
19341 itembox 2:
folder 33
Lloyd, Rose
19351 itembox 2:
folder 34
Lobell, Milton J.
19344 itemsbox 2:
folder 35
Locke, Franklin S.
undated box 2:
folder 36
Lovatt, Mrs. Mary
19661 itembox 2:
folder 37
McFarland, J. Horace
19471 itembox 2:
folder 38
McNulty, Henry S.
19521 itembox 2:
folder 39
Magee, Gray
19441 itembox 2:
folder 40
Magee, Mrs. Elizabeth
1957-196416 itemsbox 2:
folder 41
Magee, Guion and Carol
undated1 itembox 2:
folder 42
Mann, W. M.
19471 itembox 2:
folder 43
Mark, E. L.
19141 itembox 2:
folder 44
Matsuno, N.
19351 itembox 2:
folder 45
Mayer, Fritz
1929-19465 itemsbox 2:
folder 46
Meinken, Herman
undated1 itembox 3:
folder 1
Messner, Mrs. Ruth L.
undated1 itembox 3:
folder 2
Miller, Helen S.
19461 itembox 3:
folder 3
Miller, J. S.
19352 itemsbox 3:
folder 4
Ming-sin, Chan
19451 itembox 3:
folder 5
Montreal Aquarium Society
19351 itembox 3:
folder 6
Moody, Allen S.
19331 itembox 3:
folder 7
Morris, Norman I.
19361 itembox 3:
folder 8
Morriss, H.
 1 itembox 3:
folder 9
Morse, A. B , Co.
19443 itemsbox 3:
folder 10
Munoz, Harriet
19661 itembox 3:
folder 11
Myers, Frank J.
1915-19346 itemsbox 3:
folder 12
Myers, Frank J., Jr.
19351 itembox 3:
folder 13
Myers, George S., No. 1
1932-195538 itemsbox 3:
folder 14
Myers, George S., No. 2
1934-194510 itemsbox 3:
folder 15
Myers, George S., No. 3
1934 - 1955 box 3:
folder 16
National Aquarists Society
1947-19483 itemsbox 3:
folder 17
Needham, J. G.
19201 itembox 3:
folder 18
New Zealand. Dominion Aquarium and Pond Society.
19482 itemsbox 3:
folder 19
Nichols, Henry
19489 itemsbox 3:
folder 20
Noble, G. Kinglsey
19351 itembox 3:
folder 21
Noit, Lloyd W.
19661 itembox 3:
folder 22
Norman, J. R.
19351 itembox 3:
folder 23
Norwood, Robert
19351 itembox 3:
folder 24
O'Malley, Henry
19311 itembox 3:
folder 25
Page, W. J.
19482 itemsbox 3:
folder 26
Pakistan Aquarium Society
19601 itembox 3:
folder 27
Palinkas, Ernest
19542 itemsbox 3:
folder 28
Paramount Aquarium, Inc.
1942-19544 itemsbox 3:
folder 29
Patt, Mrs. Howard E.
19351 itembox 3:
folder 30
Pearce, Gordon C.
19181 itembox 3:
folder 31
Pecora Paint Co.
19181 itembox 3:
folder 32
Perkins, Laurence E.
1949-19534 itemsbox 3:
folder 33
Peterkin, W. J.
19352 itemsbox 3:
folder 34
Peterson, Frank C.
19471 itembox 3:
folder 35
Peterson, Theodore E.
19351 itembox 3:
folder 36
Pilsbry, Henry A.
19361 itembox 3:
folder 37
Pinchot, Gifford
19221 itembox 3:
folder 38
Pioneers of Industry Award
19502 itemsbox 3:
folder 39
Pitt, W. S.
19341 itembox 3:
folder 40
Platow and Lyon
19331 itembox 3:
folder 41
Powers, Ada Weigel
19372 itemsbox 3:
folder 42
Price, Samuel R
19411 itembox 3:
folder 43
Pring, George H
1945-194623 itemsbox 3:
folder 44
Prust, Erv
19311 itembox 3:
folder 45
Rainbow Aquarium
19351 itembox 3:
folder 46
Ransden, Charles T.
19362 itemsbox 3:
folder 47
Raughley, Morgan
19481 itembox 3:
folder 48
Reader, Mrs. Lee
19321 itembox 3:
folder 49
Reickel, Alfred O.
19522 itemsbox 3:
folder 50
Rivas, Luis H.
19521 itembox 3:
folder 51
Roberts, G.
19481 itembox 3:
folder 52
Roberts, Hervey
19356 itemsbox 3:
folder 53
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano
19343 itemsbox 3:
folder 54
Rosamond, J. A.
19511 itembox 3:
folder 55
Rose, C.
1935-19362 itemsbox 3:
folder 56
Roughly, T. C.
19351 itembox 3:
folder 57
Rowan, John
undated1 itembox 3:
folder 58
St. Louis Globe-Democrat
19352 itemsbox 3:
folder 59
San Diego - California Club
19461 itembox 3:
folder 60
Sangster, Margaret E.
19311 itembox 3:
folder 61
Sargent, William Dunlop
19351 itembox 3:
folder 62
Saville, Tom C., Ltd.
19542 itemsbox 3:
folder 63
Schaumburg, William
19351 itembox 3:
folder 64
Schlacks, Viola I.
19511 itembox 3:
folder 65
Schmidt, E.
19551 itembox 3:
folder 66
Schork, P. A.
19482 itemsbox 3:
folder 67
Schreitmuler, Wilhelm
19352 itemsbox 3:
folder 68
Schroder, Gerhard
19482 itemsbox 3:
folder 69
Schultz, Leonard P.
19531 itembox 3:
folder 70
Scott, Creighton
19491 itembox 3:
folder 71
Scudder, Roger
19541 itembox 3:
folder 72
Seale, Alvin
19351 itembox 4:
folder 1
Shorrocks, Mrs. Eugenia S.
19352 itemsbox 4:
folder 2
Simkatis, Helen
1965-19678 itemsbox 4:
folder 3
Slocum, Perry D.
19468 itemsbox 4:
folder 4
Sloet tot Everlo, A.F., and R.B. "Organization of the Netherlands Federation of Aquarium Societies."
19482 itemsbox 4:
folder 5
Smith, H. M.
1917-19333 itemsbox 4:
folder 6
Stalberg, Rosemary G. "Half Wits in the Woods", etc.
19467 itemsbox 4:
folder 7
Stern, David
19332 itemsbox 4:
folder 8
Sternke, William A.
1934-19354 itemsbox 4:
folder 9
Stoye, Frederick H.
19364 itemsbox 4:
folder 10
"Tabloids K"
undated1 itembox 4:
folder 11
Taylor, Charles M.
19461 itembox 4:
folder 12
Taylor, Walter F.
19541 itembox 4:
folder 13
Thill, Roger A.
19461 itembox 4:
folder 14
Thomas, C. C. C.
19462 itemsbox 4:
folder 15
Three Springs Fisheries
19312 itemsbox 4:
folder 16
Thurber, Charles S.
19251 itembox 4:
folder 17
Timmerman, G. L.
1953-19562 itemsbox 4:
folder 18
Tomlinson, Fred J.
19454 itemsbox 4:
folder 19
Townsend, Charles Haskins
19311 itembox 4:
folder 20
Traubel, Gertrude
19461 itembox 4:
folder 21
Treuting, Herbert H., Jr.
19511 itembox 4:
folder 22
Tricker, William
194635 itemsbox 4:
folder 23
Tropp, Walter William
19541 itembox 4:
folder 24
Turner, Albert B., and Betty
1965-1966 8 itemsbox 4:
folder 25
Typothetae Society
19231 itembox 4:
folder 26
Ulmer, Frederick A., Jr.
19611 itembox 4:
folder 27
Vistrand, Paul
19361 itembox 4:
folder 28
Vorderwinkler, William
19651 itembox 4:
folder 29
Waterbury (Conn.) Aquarium Society
19341 itembox 4:
folder 30
Weitzman, Stanley H.
19541 itembox 4:
folder 31
Welle, Monroe F.
19374 itemsbox 4:
folder 32
White, Thomas D.
19414 itemsbox 4:
folder 33
Wilde, Oscar. Commonplace Book (from John B. Stetson. Typescript.)
undated1 itembox 4:
folder 34
Williams, Woodbridge
19531 itembox 4:
folder 35
Williamson, A. A.
19461 itembox 4:
folder 36
Willinger, Allan H.
1966-19676 itemsbox 4:
folder 37
Wochenschrift fur Aquarien und Terroienkunde
19351 itembox 4:
folder 38
Woodward, Carol H.
19464 itemsbox 4:
folder 39
Young, Barton R.
19431 itembox 4:
folder 40
Series II. Bound volumes
 9 items
"The American Characidae"
1927 May box 5

Volume XLIII. Part 4 of the "Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology" at Harvard College. Written by Carl H. Eigenmann.

"The American Characidae" No. 2
1929 January box 5

Volume XLIII. Part 5 of the "Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology" at Harvard College. Written by Carl H. Eigenmann and George S. Myers.

"Appraisal"
1955 box 5

A bound volume drafted by the Manufacturer's Appraisal Company. A detailed inventory of the assets of the Innes & Sons Co.

"Die Fremdlandischen Zierfische In Wort Und Bild"
19116 foldersbox 5

A catalog of fish written by Fritz Reuter.

"Encyclopedia of Water Life"
1949 box 6
"Goldfish Varieties and Tropical Aquarium Fishes: A Guide to Aquaria and Related Subjects"
1932 box 6

The fifteenth edition of "Goldfish Varieties and Tropical Aquarium Fishes: A Guide to Aquaria and Related Subjects" written by William T. Innes.

"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia," No. 1
1898 May 5 - 1904 December 27 box 6
"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia", No. 2
1905 January 23 - 1912 April 24 box 6
"Minutes of the Aquarium Society of Philadelphia", No. 3
1912 October 25 - 1914 June 24 box 6
Series III. Works by Innes
 18 foldersbox 7
"Aquarium Fish"
19441 itembox 7:
folder 1

A copy of "Aquarium Fish: A Booklet for Beginners" written by William T. Innes.

"Book Reviews"
1948 November - 1949 January2 itemsbox 7:
folder 2
"Care of Tropical Fish"
undated1 itembox 7:
folder 3

A handwritten essay on caring for tropical fish.

"A Century on Chestnut Street"
19391 itembox 7:
folder 4

A pamphlet written and printed by William T. Innes.

Financial Affairs
1916 - 1949 box 7:
folder 5
"The First Known Blind Fish of the Family Characide: A New Genus From Mexico"
1936 December 171 itembox 7:
folder 6
"First Principles in Aquarium Management"
undated box 7:
folder 7
"Greetings by Benjamin Franklin"
19391 itembox 7:
folder 8
"Imitator Catfish"
undated1 itembox 7:
folder 9

A hand-written essay by William T. Innes and George S. Myers.

Meridian Club
undated1 itembin 7:
folder 10
"The Modern Aquarium"
19301 itembox 7:
folder 11
Newspaper Clipping/Reviews
1925 - 1944 box 7:
folder 12
"Notes/Miscellany"
1925 - 1935 box 7:
folder 13
"Printers' Ideas on a School for Printing"
1938 February 103 itemsbox 7:
folder 14

A copy of a manuscript titled: "Printers' Ideas on a School For Printing." Stapled to the manuscript was a letter from George A. Carter discussing the manuscript and the situation of Franklin Bache Huntington. Innes' response is posted to the back of the letter.

"Pronunciation of Scientific Names Used in the Following Pages"
undated1 itembox 7:
folder 15
"Some Highlights in the History of Halftone"
1927 September1 itembox 7:
folder 16
"The Start: Young People's Magazine of Art, Science, and Literature"
1894 January box 7:
folder 17

Includes first article written by William T. Innes.

"Your Aquarium"
1945 box 7:
folder 18

A corrected copy, notes, handdrawn illustrations, and two finished pamphlets for "Your Aquarium" written by William T. Innes.

Series IV. Works by Others
 24 foldersbox 8
Beck, James M. "The Memory of Benjamin Franklin"
1924 January 181 itembox 8:
folder 1
Breder, C. M., Jr., "Zoologica"
1934 June1 itembox 8:
folder 2
Chute, Walter, "The Balanced Aquarium and It's Inhabitants"
19301 itembox 8:
folder 3
Epstean, Edward, "Memories: Photo-Engraving in New York City, 1889 - 1900"
1943 November1 itembox 8:
folder 4
Goldeberg, Edna May, "Popular Tropical Fish"
19331 itembox 8:
folder 5
"Good-bye and Hail Walt Whitman"
18921 itembox 8:
folder 6
Gordon, Myron, "Functional Anatomy and Evolution of Male Genitalia in Poecilid Fishes"
1935 April1 itembox 8:
folder 7
Gordon, Myron, "Hereditary Basis of Melanosis in Hybrid Fishes"
1931 July1 itembox 8:
folder 8
Gudger, E. W., "Pomacentrid Fishes Symbiotic with Giant Sea Anemones in Indo-Pacific Waters"
19471 itembox 8:
folder 9
Ives, Frederick E., "Polychrome Photography"
1932 April1 itembox 8:
folder 10
Jumper, C. H., "Tests of Integral and Surface Waterproofings for Concrete"
undated1 itembox 8:
folder 11
Levy, Louis Edward, "Recollections of Forty Years: A Photo-Engraving Retrospect"
1903 June1 itembox 8:
folder 12
Masnata, Alicia, "Peces Tropicales: Vida y Costumbres"
19321 itembox 8:
folder 13
Myers, George S., "The Amazon and It's Fishes"
1947 March7 itemsbox 8:
folder 14
Myers, George S., "Salt Tolerance of Fresh-Water Fish Groups in Relation to Zoogeographical Problems"
19491 itembox 8:
folder 15
Myers, George S., "Usage of Anadromous, Catadromous and Allied Terms for Migratory Fishes"
1949 June 301 itembox 8:
folder 16
New York Zoological Society, "Report of the Director of the Aquarium"
1935 June1 itembox 8:
folder 17
Pennel, Francis W., "Reconsideration of the Bacopa-Herpestis Problem of the Scrophulariaceae"
1946 June 191 itembox 8:
folder 18
Roberts, Mervine, "Beginning the Aquarium"
19561 itembox 8:
folder 19
Schultz, Leonard, "The Catfishes of Venezuela"
19441 itembox 8:
folder 20
Short Biography of William T. Innes
undated1 itembox 8:
folder 21
Sorge, Hermann, "Anatomische Untersuchungen Am Bitterling"
undated1 itembox 8:
folder 22
Wendt, Albert, "Die Aquarienpflanzen In Wort Und Bild"
undated2 itemsbox 8:
folder 23
Walterstorff, W., "Blatter Fur Aquarien: U-Terrarienkunde"
1933 June 151 itembox 8:
folder 24
Series V. Printed Materials
  
Akavariet: Organ for sveriges Akvarieforeningar
19354 itemsbox 9:
folder 1
Amateur's Aquarium Club, Vol. 1, No. 1
1945 March 141 itembox 9:
folder 2
The American Printer, Vol. 82, No. 6
1926 March 201 itembox 9:
folder 3
The American Printer, Vol. 80, No. 4
1929 February 201 itembox 9:
folder 4
The Aquarium , Vol. III, No. 36
1895 July1 itembox 9:
folder 5
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No.1
1912 April2 itemsbox 9:
folder 6
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 2
1912 May2 itemsbox 9:
folder 7
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 3
1912 June2 itemsbox 9:
folder 8
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 4
1912 September2 itemsbox 9:
folder 9
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 5
1912 October2 itemsbox 9:
folder 10
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 6
1912 November3 itemsbox 9:
folder 11
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 7
1912 December2 itemsbox 9:
folder 12
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 8
1913 January3 itemsbox 9:
folder 13
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 9
1913 February3 itemsbox 9:
folder 14
The Aquarium , Vol. I, No. 10
1913 March3 itemsbox 9:
folder 15
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 1
1913 April3 itemsbox 9:
folder 16
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 2
1913 May3 itemsbox 9:
folder 17
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 3
1913 June3 itemsbox 9:
folder 18
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 4
1913 September3 itemsbox 9:
folder 19
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 5
1913 October3 itemsbox 9:
folder 20
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 6
1913 November3 itemsbox 9:
folder 21
The Aquarium , Vol. II, No. 7
1913 December3 itemsbox 9:
folder 22
The Aquarium , Vol. IV, No. 5
1935 September1 itembox 9:
folder 23
The Aquarium , Vol. XXIII, No. 2
1954 February1 itembox 9:
folder 24
The Aquarium (subscription forms)
undated box 9:
folder 25
Aquarium Fish: Series 2
undated1 itembox 9:
folder 26
Aquarium Society of Philadelphia (membership card)
1907 January1 itembox 9:
folder 27
Het Aquarium, No. 1
1948 June1 itembox 9:
folder 28
Het Aquarium, No. 3
1948 August1 itembox 9:
folder 29
Het Aquarium, No. 12
1957 May1 itembox 9:
folder 30
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1928 October1 itembox 10:
folder 1
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1929 January1 itembox 10:
folder 2
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1929 October1 itembox 10:
folder 3
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1930 May1 itembox 10:
folder 4
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1931 May1 itembox 10:
folder 5
The Benjamin Franklin Gazette
1931 November1 itembox 10:
folder 6
"The Book of Designations: The Benjamin Franklin Memorial and the Franklin Institute Museum"
undated1 itembox 10:
folder 7
"The Colorado Aquarist"
1949 April1 itembox 10:
folder 8
"Coming Events in Britain"
1960 April1 itembox 10:
folder 9
The Complete Photographer, Issue No. 4, Volume No. 1
1941 October1 itembox 10:
folder 10
Copeia
1943 October 151 itembox 10:
folder 11
Finlay Natural-Color Photography Process
undated1 itembox 10:
folder 11
The Fish Culturist
1945 March - 1948 September3 itemsbox 10:
folder 12
The First Printers and Their Books
19401 itembox 10:
folder 13
"Goldfish: Their Care in Small Aquaria and Ponds"
1931 October2 itemsbox 10:
folder 14
"Graphic Arts Education: Proceedings of the Conference Dinner"
1947 January2 itemsbox 10:
folder 15
"Graphic Arts Frolic Modernistic Nite"
1929 April 41 itembox 10:
folder 16
The Graphic Arts Monthly
1930 April1 itembox 10:
folder 17
Ichthys: Peces y Acuarios
1952 December1 itembox 10:
folder 18
The Inland Printer, Vol. 79, No. 1
1927 April1 itembox 10:
folder 19
The Inland Printer, Vol. 79, No. 3
1927 June1 itembox 10:
folder 20
The Inland Printer, Vol. 79, No. 4
1927 July1 itembox 10:
folder 21
The Inland Printer, Vol. 80, No. 2
1927 November1 itembox 10:
folder 22
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 1, No. 1
1922 December4 itemsbox 11:
folder 1
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 1, No. 4
1923 March1 itembox 11:
folder 2
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 1, No. 10
1923 October1 itembox 11:
folder 3
The Keystone Printer, Vol. 2, No. 9
1924 October1 itembox 11:
folder 4
Maps
undated box 11:
folder 5

Several maps and letters discussing rivers.

Miscellaneous Materials, No. 1
  box 11:
folder 6
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 2
  box 11:
folder 7
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 3
  box 11:
folder 8
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 4
  box 11:
folder 9
Miscellaneous Materials, No. 5
undated box 11:
folder 10

Miscellaneous material. Includes copies of Mrs. William T. Innes' obituary.

Miscellaneous Materials, No. 6
1923 - 1964 box 11:
folder 11

Folder consists of invitations to various events.

Missouri Botanical Garden Bulletin
1941 March1 itembox 12:
folder 1
National Geographic Magazine
1924 October1 itembox 12:
folder 2
Natural History Magazine
1961 June - July1 itembox 12:
folder 3
Nature Magazine
1924 June3 itemsbox 12:
folder 4
Pennsylvania Fish Culturalists' Association
1931-19323 itemsbox 12:
folder 5
Philadelphia Inquirer
1949 October 21 itembox 12:
folder 6

A mutli-page spread in the Philadelphia Inquirer discussing the work of William T. Innes.

Philadelphia Market Facts: Water
19501 itembox 12:
folder 7

A pamphlet distributed by the Philadelphia Inquirer concerning the hardness of water in the Philadelphia retail area.

Printing, Vol. 40, No. 6
1927 May 71 itembox 12:
folder 8
Printing, Vol. 41, No. 10
1927 September 31 itembox 12:
folder 9
Printing, Vol. 41, No. 12
1927 September 171 itembox 12:
folder 10
Printing, Vol. 42, No. 6
1927 November 51 itembox 12:
folder 11
Taschenkalender fur Aquarienfreunde
19211 itembox 12:
folder 12
"Temple University and the Tide: Presidents Report"
1959 - 19601 itembox 12:
folder 13
Temple University Alumni Review
1961 January1 itembox 12:
folder 14
Typo Topics, Vol. IV, No. 4-5
1946 June - July1 itembox 12:
folder 15
Typothetae Bulletin, Vol. 22, No. 24
1926 March 152 itemsbox 12:
folder 16
Typothetae Bulletin, Vol. 34, No. 4
1931 November 151 itembox 12:
folder 17
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 82
19331 itembox 12:
folder 18
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 86
19341 itembox 12:
folder 19
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 87
19341 itembox 12:
folder 20
Westvaco: Inspirations for Printers, No. 88
19341 itembox 12:
folder 21
Wochenschrift: fur Aquarien - u. Terrarienkunde
1950 December1 itembox 12:
folder 22
Series VI. Graphic Materials
  
Aquarium equipment sketches.
  box 43
Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 1
undated20 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 1

Miscellaneous photographs of various aquariums.

Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 2
undated10 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 2
Aquarium Photographs (Misc.) No. 3
undated25 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 3

Miscellaneous photographs of various aquariums including John G. Shed, New York, and Steinhart Aquariums.

Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 1
undated5 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 4
Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 2
undated10 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 5
Aquatic Plant Photographs (mounted) No. 3
undated6 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 6
Aquatic Plant Photographs (unmounted) No. 1
undated box 13:
folder 7
Aquatic Plant Photographs (unmounted) No. 2
undated box 13:
folder 8
Demonstrations
  box Oversize
LH-B-Oversize shelves

Other Descriptive Information: Demonstration boards of figural after-effects in 3rd dimension. Demonstrations including crowding vs isolation.

"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 5-40 (not inclusive)
195118 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 41-71 (not inclusive)
195117 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 73 - 89 (not inclusive)
 12 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 91-96 (not inclusive)
 10 photograph(s)box 13:
folder 12
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 97-107 (not inclusive)
195113 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 1
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 116-142 (not inclusive)
195117 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 2
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 144-152 (not inclusive)
195110 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 3
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 154-160.
19517 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 4
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 162-168 (not inclusive)
19517 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 5
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 170-176.
19517 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 6
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 177-181.
 6 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 7
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 182-187.
19516 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 8
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 188-195 (not inclusive)
19519 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 204-210 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 212-217.
19516 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 219-228 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 14:
folder 12
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 229-239 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 1
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 240-248 (not inclusive)
19517 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 2
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 249-257 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 3
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 258-265 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 4
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 266-273.
19518 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 5
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 274-282 (not inclusive)
19518 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 6
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 284-299 (not inclusive)
19519 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 7
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 300-308 (not inclusive)
19517 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 8
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 309-325 (not inclusive)
19519 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 328-336 (not inclusive)
19518 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 337-344 (not inclusive)
19518 photograph(s)box 15:
folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 346-365 (not inclusive)
19519 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 1
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 366-377 (not inclusive)
19518 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 2
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 385-398 (not inclusive)
195110 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 3
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 402-413 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 4
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 418-426 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 5
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 426-431
19516 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 6
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 433-443 (not inclusive)
19517 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 7
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 444-456 (not inclusive)
195111 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 8
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 457-461
19515 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 9
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 464-472 (not inclusive)
19517 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 10
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 473-481 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 11
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 482-494 (not inclusive)
195111 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 12
"Exotic Aquarium Fishes, 12th ed." Photo proofs, pp. 496-514 (not inclusive)
19516 photograph(s)box 16:
folder 13
Fish Cards: A, No. 1
undated7 itemsbox 17:
folder 1
Fish Cards: A, No. 2
undated6 itemsbox 17:
folder 2
Fish Cards: A, No. 3
undated8 itemsbox 17:
folder 3
Fish Cards: A, No. 4
undated7 itemsbox 17:
folder 4
Fish Cards: A, No. 5
undated7 itemsbox 17:
folder 5
Fish Cards: B, No. 1
undated12 itemsbox 17:
folder 6
Fish Cards: B, No. 2
undated8 itemsbox 17:
folder 7
Fish Cards: B, No. 3
undated12 itemsbox 17:
folder 8
Fish Cards: C, No. 1
undated10 itemsbox 18:
folder 1
Fish Cards: C, No. 2
undated7 itemsbox 18:
folder 2
Fish Cards: C, No. 3
undated8 itemsbox 18:
folder 3
Fish Cards: C, No. 4
undated6 itemsbox 18:
folder 4
Fish Cards: C, No. 5
undated6 itemsbox 18:
folder 5
Fish Cards: C, No. 6
undated4 itemsbox 18:
folder 6
Fish Cards: D
undated7 itemsbox 18:
folder 7
Fish Cards: E
undated5 itemsbox 18:
folder 8
Fish Cards: F
undated10 itemsbox 18:
folder 9
Fish Cards: G
undated8 itemsbox 18:
folder 10
Fish Cards: H, No. 1
undated6 itemsbox 18:
folder 11
Fish Cards: H, No. 2
undated8 itemsbox 18:
folder 12
Fish Cards: H, No. 3
undated6 itemsbox 19:
folder 1
Fish Cards: H, No. 4
undated4 itemsbox 19:
folder 2
Fish Cards: J
undated1 itembox 19:
folder 3
Fish Cards: L
undated10 itemsbox 19:
folder 4
Fish Cards: M, No. 1
undated5 itemsbox 19:
folder 5
Fish Cards: M, No. 2
undated7 itemsbox 19:
folder 6
Fish Cards: M, No. 3
undated7 itemsbox 19:
folder 7
Fish Cards: N
undated8 itemsbox 19:
folder 8
Fish Cards: O
undated6 itemsbox 19:
folder 9
Fish Cards: P, No. 1
undated7 itemsbox 19:
folder 10
Fish Cards: P, No. 2
undated9 itemsbox 19:
folder 11
Fish Cards: P, No. 3
undated7 itemsbox 19:
folder 12
Fish Cards: P, No. 4
undated9 itemsbox 19:
folder 13
Fish Cards: P, No. 5
undated6 itemsbox 19:
folder 14
Fish Cards: R, No. 1
undated6 itemsbox 20:
folder 1
Fish Cards: R, No. 2
undated9 itemsbox 20:
folder 2
Fish Cards: S
undated8 itemsbox 20:
folder 3
Fish Cards: T, No. 1
undated4 itemsbox 20:
folder 4