Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence

Louis Agassiz, His Life and Correspondence
Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz, ed. (1822-1907)
New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1888

Ann Shelby Blum. Picturing Nature: American Nineteenth-century Zoological Illustration. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, c1993.

Louis Agassiz: A Life in Science

Edward Lurie. Louis Agassiz: A Life in Science. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1960.

Ernst Mayr Library
Harvard University
The Library was established by Agassiz in 1861 and his library formed the core of the library’s early collection. The library’s special collections includes the archives of the Museum of Comparative Zoology and of the library.

The Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University
The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded by Louis Agassiz in 1859.