Natural History Illustrations - Flickr Collection

Natural History Illustrations - Flickr Collection
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These images were taken from a number of books housed in the Dickinson College Archives and Special Collections.

The sources include:

Thomas Pennant's History of Quadrupeds. Vols. 1 and 2 (1793)
William P. C. Barton's Vegetable Materia Medica of the United States or Medical Botany. Vols. 1 and 2 (1825)
Sir William Jardine's The Natural History of Monkeys (1833)
M. C. Cooke's Our Reptiles: A Plain and Easy Account of the Lizards, Snakes, Newts, Toads, Frogs, and Tortoises Indigenous to Great Britain (1865)
W. B. Tegetmeier's Pigeons: Their Structure, Varieties, Habits, and Management (1868)
Joseph B. Holder's Animate Creation; Popular Edition of “Our Living World,” A Natural History. Vols. 1 - 6 (1898)
J. Delarue's Galerie des Mammiferes. (18??)

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