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Chiefly letters and telegrams from Pulitzer to members of his staff including Frank Irving Cobb, John Norris, and Don Carlos Seitz. Includes other correspondence, memoranda, writings by and about Pulitzer, critiques of editorials, biographical material, and other papers. Subjects include political affairs, Theodore Roosevelt's authorization to purchase Panama Canal rights, Nelson W. Aldrich, William Jennings Bryan, George B. Cortelyou, Theodore Roosevelt, Charles Taft, and William H. Taft
Records concern the collection of insects used in the teaching of entomology at Stanford and include two record books listing the individual lots of insects with collector and location noted and a small amount of related correspondence. Many of the specimens were taken on the grounds of the campus and in nearby communities, but there are also specimens from other states, Brazil, Japan, the Galapagos Islands and other locations. The first volume includes a note on the early collectors. Persons represented in the record books include Profs. Vernon L. Kellogg, Robert W. Doane, Clelia D. Mosher, William Russell Dudley, R. E. Snodgrass, William A. Snow, John C. Branner, and Isabel McCracken. Correspondents include William M. Mann, James G. Needham, A. L. Melander, John M. Aldrich, William L. Holt, John M. Miller, George F. Nuttall, Lawrence Bruner, L. O. Howard, and W. M. Wheeler.