The Bentley Snow Crystal Collection of the Buffalo Museum of Science
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Home
the main Homepage for this Digital Library, with an introduction to the slide collection


The Collection
Read the story behind the Primary Collection of the Snow Crystal Slides and look at the Secondary Collection of positive and negative slides, decomposing slides, and "Composite" images, or collages, that Bentley himself created.


Snow Crystals
Browse through the Primary Collection of Bentley's snow crystal glass slides.


Search
do a basic or advanced search through the slide collection, and then view the slides


Wilson A. Bentley
read a biography of Wilson Bentley, a sample from his notebooks, a full transcription of one of his manuscripts, and link to the Bibliography


Bentley's Writings
read a sample of Bentley's notebooks, as well as a complete transcription of one of his pre-publication manuscripts


Bibliography
located under Other Resources, this is an extensive bibliographic guide to further research on Bentley and his photomicrographic process, including audiovisual and textual information, as well as online sources and information appropriate for children


Photographic Process
read about Bentley's photomicrographic process and how he actually captured photographs of individual snow crystals at the turn of the 20th century


Making the Digital Library
read about the people and process of creating this digital library


Other Resources
many links to resources for further research on Bentley and the Buffalo Museum of Science, as well the main link to the Bibliography


Contact Us
contact the Buffalo Museum of Science and the School of Informatics at the Univerity at Buffalo
 
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