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Burton J. Bogitsh Collection

Identifier: MSS 00-09

Content Description

Research materials of Dr. Burton J. Bogitsh, including page proofs and production materials for Human Parasitology (2nd ed.), reprints of articles and studies (c. four linear feet), photographic prints (c. three linear feet) and negatives, "blocks" (encapsulated samples) and accompanying identifications and experiment notes. Research topics include, but are not limited to, Cestoidea, Digenea, Flatworm, Lysosomes, Mesozoa, Nematoda, Parasites, Protozoa, Schistosoma.


  • 1900 - 1990


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20 Linear Feet

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Box 1 Anatomy & Physiology Cestoidea, Nematoda (Miscellaneous) Diqenea Flatworm, Eggshell Formation

Box 2 Life Cycles & Development Lysosomes, Lysosomoropk agents Mesozoa Monogeneans Nematoda (general) Parasites Protozoa

Box 3 S. Mansoni Adults Schista Granuloma Sea Schistosoma (Larvae & Snail stages) Schisto-Tegumental Spermatogenesis (Mollusc) Surveys I

Box 4 Surveys II Systematics Tegumental Studies (Platyhelminthes) Folders containing chapters 1-18 and artwork

Box 5 Photographs of Schistosoma cells

Box 6 Photographs of Schistosoma

Box 7 Note books on experiments (two)

Box 8 Page Proof for chapters 1-18

Box 9 Resin blocks

Box 10 Resin blocks

Other One (1) case of resin blocks

Twelve (12) cartons of glass negatives

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Repository Details

Part of the Hunter Library - Special Collections Repository

Cullowhee United States