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Gene Hall wrote me about an oddity he found in the database - on any
person's page the numbered links embedded in the biography, etc., citations
seem not to have had their real data uploaded yet - they all open the same
placeholder photo of a little shrimpy critter. (Cute, but not helpful.)

Margaret

*Margaret K. Thayer, Ph.D.*
Curator Emerita and Lecturer (Committee on Evolutionary Biology)
Field Museum and University of Chicago
O: 312.665.7741 (direct)

Field Museum
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago IL 60605
fieldmuseum.org
FMNH personal web page <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__fieldmuseum.org_users_margaret-2Dthayer&d=DwIFaQ&c=Cu5g146wZdoqVuKpTNsYHeFX_rg6kWhlkLF8Eft-wwo&r=-lUMCZ4RK28H4qvcd3vmEBuyVJHHG0OpDzFenR9wX-A&m=wDow3Tk4wIZB-pAF6SV8_Y1FGXxMoboVasDqVqOod38&s=oF5xRY3TY1lsJtZgvQDlNK1f7Hkrf1V8t6j5lwjy4p0&e= >
   Austral
Staphylinidae & Staphyliniformia
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FMNH Insects collection database
<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.fieldmuseum.org_explore_department_zoology_insects_collections&d=DwIFaQ&c=Cu5g146wZdoqVuKpTNsYHeFX_rg6kWhlkLF8Eft-wwo&r=-lUMCZ4RK28H4qvcd3vmEBuyVJHHG0OpDzFenR9wX-A&m=wDow3Tk4wIZB-pAF6SV8_Y1FGXxMoboVasDqVqOod38&s=ZZxm2r6oUdJpAyLuymOiRoA87gY523mAK7LkvAi1y5c&e= >


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On Thu, Nov 7, 2019 at 1:05 PM Margaret Thayer <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

>
> John et al.,
>
> The text data and portraits from "Horn & Kahle" are online in a searchable
> database https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__sdei.senckenberg.de_biographies_index.php&d=DwIFaQ&c=Cu5g146wZdoqVuKpTNsYHeFX_rg6kWhlkLF8Eft-wwo&r=-lUMCZ4RK28H4qvcd3vmEBuyVJHHG0OpDzFenR9wX-A&m=wDow3Tk4wIZB-pAF6SV8_Y1FGXxMoboVasDqVqOod38&s=3CGjgjXaJhGe3aMEa4mL0-HFkUFW6dMKc9rBavXsXYA&e= 
> It's updated continuously and is a fantastic resource.
>
> Unfortunately, as far as I know, the handwriting samples are not part of
> it, presumably because it would be extremely labor intensive to segment
> them out of the original irregularly arranged multi-sample photographic
> plates in order to link the images with individual entries.
>
> If you go to the search page given above, the heading "imprint" at the top
> of the page has information about the history, etc. of the data and
> database. The settings button beside imprint lets you choose Deutsch,
> English, or Français for the interface (among other things).
>
> Margaret
>
>
> *Margaret K. Thayer, Ph.D.*
> Curator Emerita and Lecturer (Committee on Evolutionary Biology)
> Field Museum and University of Chicago
> O: 312.665.7741 (direct)
>
> Field Museum
> 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
> Chicago IL 60605
> fieldmuseum.org
> FMNH personal web page <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__fieldmuseum.org_users_margaret-2Dthayer&d=DwIFaQ&c=Cu5g146wZdoqVuKpTNsYHeFX_rg6kWhlkLF8Eft-wwo&r=-lUMCZ4RK28H4qvcd3vmEBuyVJHHG0OpDzFenR9wX-A&m=wDow3Tk4wIZB-pAF6SV8_Y1FGXxMoboVasDqVqOod38&s=oF5xRY3TY1lsJtZgvQDlNK1f7Hkrf1V8t6j5lwjy4p0&e= >     Austral
> Staphylinidae & Staphyliniformia
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__archive.fieldmuseum.org_peet-5Fstaph_&d=DwIFaQ&c=Cu5g146wZdoqVuKpTNsYHeFX_rg6kWhlkLF8Eft-wwo&r=-lUMCZ4RK28H4qvcd3vmEBuyVJHHG0OpDzFenR9wX-A&m=wDow3Tk4wIZB-pAF6SV8_Y1FGXxMoboVasDqVqOod38&s=wio9XWATsxN6krKdYxrDccvEujN4gtafs0vCOaqTqrU&e= >
> FMNH Insects collection database
> <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.fieldmuseum.org_explore_department_zoology_insects_collections&d=DwIFaQ&c=Cu5g146wZdoqVuKpTNsYHeFX_rg6kWhlkLF8Eft-wwo&r=-lUMCZ4RK28H4qvcd3vmEBuyVJHHG0OpDzFenR9wX-A&m=wDow3Tk4wIZB-pAF6SV8_Y1FGXxMoboVasDqVqOod38&s=ZZxm2r6oUdJpAyLuymOiRoA87gY523mAK7LkvAi1y5c&e= >
>
>
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>
>
>
> On Wed, Nov 6, 2019 at 5:55 PM John Heraty <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> Dear all,
>>
>> In my vague memory cells, I seem to remember a book by Horn [?] on
>> nomenclature that had samples of handwriting from long gone entomologists
>> (I think). Alas, Horn is not a very descriptive name and I can’t remember
>> the title of the book. I am looking for a sample for a friend of Eichhoff’s
>> handwriting, which might be in there, but I would also love to have someone
>> remind me of the book.
>>
>> Help?
>>
>> John
>>
>