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Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation


Theodor Philipp Haas papers

2 May 2019

In honor of Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, a finding aid for the papers of Theodor Philipp Haas (1892–1977), plant taxonomist, morphologist and Holocaust survivor, has been added to the Web site. The collection has been digitized and is available as PDFs for downloading.

About the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, a research division of Carnegie Mellon University, specializes in the history of botany and all aspects of plant science and serves the international scientific community through research and documentation. To this end, the Institute acquires and maintains authoritative collections of books, plant images, manuscripts, portraits and data files, and provides publications and other modes of information service. The Institute meets the reference needs of botanists, biologists, historians, conservationists, librarians, bibliographers and the public at large, especially those concerned with any aspect of the North American flora.

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