Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Map of Kosciusko showing locations of Indiana University's first two biological field stations

image number:

P0046989

description:

At upper right is Turkey Lake (later named Lake Wawasee) where IU's first biological field station was located from 1895-1898. Just below the center of the map is Eagle Lake (later named Winona Lake) which is where IU's second biological field station was located from 1899-?.

This map was found in the papers of Carl Eigenmann.

The Biological Field Station at Turkey Lake was the first inland biological field station in the U.S.

accession number:

C63

corporate name:

Zoology, Department of

corporate name:

Biological Field Station

corporate name:

Biology Department

topic:

Maps

topic:

Firsts

city:

Warsaw

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Kosciusko County

other place name:

Turkey Lake

other place name:

Lake Wawassee

other place name:

Eagle Lake

other place name:

Winona Lake

other place name:

Syracuse

other place name:

Vawter Park

series:

Buildings & Grounds

subseries:

Biological Field Station

folder:

Map of Kosciusko County