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I have had communication with the California Academy of Sciences, and
that's where the Tinkham collection ended up.

Thanks, everyone.  We have a great community here!

Mark

On Fri, Apr 22, 2016 at 10:49 AM, Hall, Wesley E - (wehall) <
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> I am very curious to know where Tinkham's collection ended up after his
> death due to his former association with the UA collection. I vaguely
> remember at one point his collection was kept at his residence, maybe in
> his garage, and sustained some serious dermestid damage. I might have a
> copy of a letter from him stating the condition of his personal collection
> and will try to dig it up.
>
>
> Cheers,
>
> Gene
>
>
> Gene Hall
> University of Arizona Insect Collection (Manager)
> & CALS Cooperative Extension (Insect Diagnostics)
> Department of Entomology
> 1140 E. South Campus Dr.
> University of Arizona
> Tucson, AZ  85721
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> Hydraenidae)
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> *From:* Entomological Collections Network Listserve <
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> *Sent:* Friday, April 22, 2016 6:38 AM
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> *Subject:* E.R. Tinkham collection respository
>
> One more question about loans from the Pleistocene.  I have a box of
> katydids borrowed long ago by Ted Cohn that were to be returned to
> Tinkham.  Where did Tinkham's collections go after his death?
>
> Many thanks in advance.
>
> Mark
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Mark F. O'Brien, Collection Manager

Insect Division, Museum of Zoology

The University of Michigan

1109 Geddes Avenue

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079

(734)-647-2199

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