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1Author:  Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885Requires cookie*
 Title:  Titian Ramsay Peale Sketches     
 Dates:  1817-1875 
 Abstract:  This portion of the Peale Family Collection contains 221 Titian Ramsey Peale sketches. There is a detailed table of contents that describes each image. Most of the images depict elements of the natural world. There are many sketches of animals and landscapes. Some are in pencil, while others are in watercolor.

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 Call #:  Mss.B.P31.15d 
 Extent:  550 item(s) 
 Topics:  Literature, Arts, and Culture 
 Genre:  Art 
 Subjects:  American bison -- Pictorial works | Animals -- Pictorial works. | Antelopes -- Pictorial works | Birds -- Pictorial works | Botany -- Pictorial works | Butterflies -- Pictorial works. | Caterpillars -- Pictorial works | Coin design. | Deer -- Pictorial works | Fishes -- Pictorial works | Indians of North America -- Maine | Indians of North America -- Nebraska | Indians of North America -- Pictorial works | Insects -- Pictorial works | Landscape drawing | Moose -- Pictorial works | Natural history | Ornithology -- Pictorial works | Oto indians | Penobscot Indians | Plains Indians | Siouan Indians | Squirrels -- Pictorial works | Stephen H. Long Expedition to the Rocky Mountains (1819-1820) | United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842) | Wolves -- Pictorial works | Zoology -- Pictorial works 
2Author:  Le Conte, John Eatton, 1784-1860Requires cookie*
 Title:  Entomological drawings, n.d.     
 Dates:  n.d. 
 Abstract:  These eight volumes of John LeConte's work contain thousands of entomological drawings, some in color and others in black and white. A couple of drawings have been attributed to Titian Peale.

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 Call #:  Mss.595.7.L493 
 Extent:  8 volume(s) 
 Topics:  Science and technology 
 Genre:  Art | Scientific Data | Sketchbooks 
 Subjects:  Beetles. | Diptera. | Entomology. | Flies. | Hemiptera. | Hymenoptera. | Insects. | Lepidoptera. | Myriapoda. | Natural history. | Spiders.