Featured Family Paper – Photograph

Form: Photograph

Photographer: Unknown

Date: circa 1906

Collection: Fenyes-Curtin-Paloheimo Papers

Subgroup: Eva Scott Fenyes

Container: Box 41, Folder 2 (Leaf 7, Verso)

Credit Line: Gift of The Y.A. and Leonora Curtin Paloheimo Trust

Notes: Dr. Adalbert Fenyes is shown here in his “insectorium” in the gardens of the Fenyes Mansion. In addition to being a practicing physician, Dr. Fenyes was also a renowned entomologist. He traveled the world collecting beetle specimens. Today this important beetle collection is housed at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco.

Dr. Adalbert Fenyes is shown here in his “insectorium” in the gardens of the Fenyes Mansion. In addition to being a practicing physician, Dr. Fenyes was also a renowned entomologist. He traveled the world collecting beetle specimens. Today this important beetle collection is housed at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco.