John G. Franclemont papers, 1939-1994.


John G. Franclemont papers, 1939-1994.

The collection consists of correspondence name files and correspondence filed alphabetically. Includes copies of correspondence with Vladimir Nabokov at the Musuem of Comparative Zoology (two carbon copies, two photocopies).

2 cubic ft.

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Professor John G. Franclemont taught in the Department of Entomology; he focused his research on the moths of North America, with particular interest in cutworms. His personal collection of insects contained more than 350,000 specimens, which he donated to the Cornell University Insect Collection. He received his bachelors degree (1935) and doctorate (1953) both from Cornell. He served as entomologist in the Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine, U. S. Department of Agriculture in Washington...

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