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    • [American] Bladder Nut (Staphylidae trifolia), 1923 

      Ames, Rosella Sprague
      Pressed leaf and flower from the 1923 biology notebook of Rosella Sprague Ames (class of 1926).
    • Amy White Howland, 1854 

      Unknown author
      Daguerreotype of Amy White Howland, class of 1854
    • Astronomy Laboratory, 1981 

      Pearce, Toby
      Two students on the Science Center Roof in 1981.
    • Botany Class, 1885 

      Unknown author
      After graduating from Wheaton Female Seminary in 1866, Clara M. Pike (ca. 1844-1933) taught the English Branches from 1869 to 1871, and Natural and Physical Sciences (botany, chemistry, physics and astronomy) from 1871 to ...
    • Carrie P. Marshall 

      Unknown author
      Carrie P. Marshall, class of 1904, graduation photograph.
    • Cell from Proterallium, 1926 

      Ames, Rosella Sprague
      The camera lucida is an optical device patented in 1806 as a drawing aid by artists and scientists. Through a combination of a prism and half-silvered mirror, the artist sees the subject being viewed superimposed on the ...
    • Chemistry Experiment, 1953 

      Rittase, William M.
      Chemistry distillation experiment, 1953. (Left to Right) unidentified student and Mrs. Bojan Jennings.
    • Chemistry Laboratory, 1947 

      Unknown author
      Students working in a chemistry laboratory, 1947. Left to right: Sarah Ann Speen (class of 1949) and Ruby J. Watson (class of 1949).
    • Chemistry Laboratory, 1952 

      Unknown author
      Chemistry Laboratory, 1952. Left to right: Constance Russel (class of 1952), Marie Young (class of 1952), Carol Bossert (class of 1952)(in background).
    • Chemistry Laboratory, 1956 

      Unknown author
      Chemistry Department. Left to right: Ellen McAdams (class of 1958) and Barbara Smith (class of 1958).
    • Chemistry Laboratory, 1961 

      Allard, Paul
      American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund Grant, August 1961. Suzanne Townsend (class of 1960) and Georgene Batyos (class of 1961).
    • Chemistry Laboratory, 1980s 

      Unknown author
      Chemistry laboratory in the 1980s.
    • Combined Screw & Lever and Endless Screw 

      Perry, Mabel
      Physics notebook by Mabel Perry, class of 1896.
    • Edith Hubbard 

      Unknown author
      Edith Hubbard, class of 1891, graduation photograph.
    • Grey Goldenrod [(Solidago nemoralis)] 

      Broomfield, David
      David Broomfield, class of 2011,"Copy of an 18th Centry Field Guide" for his First Year Seminar: Understanding New England Forests with Professor Deborah Cato.
    • Hazel branch [(Corylus avellana)] 

      Grew, Nehemiah 1641-1712 (Printed by W. Rawlins for the author, 1682)
      A page cut transversely from the book "The anatomy of plants: With an idea of a philosophical history of plants. And several other lectures, read before the Royal Society."
    • Loan Interest, Principal and Discount, 1850s 

      James, Mary A.
      A mathematics proof given by Mary Jane Cragin, Teacher of Mathematics at Wheaton College from 1851 to 1858. The proof copied by Mary James, Wheaton student from 1856-1857, is an example of an entry from Miss Craginnulls class.
    • Mabel Perry 

      Unknown author
      Mabel Perry, class of 1896, graduation photograph with the inscription, "Nothing too much."
    • Mary Jane Cragin, 1860s 

      Benecke, R.
      Photograph of Mary Jane Cragin in the 1860s
    • Mirrors and Prisms, 1867 

      Cunliff, Emma
      A page from Emma Cunliff’s (Class of 1868) natural philosophy lab notebook about mirrors and prisms, 1867.