Fun Facts About Henry Comstock
- First person to possess a telephone on campus
- Discovered the 'Cornell Drawer'
- Served as the USDA's chief entomologist in the late nineteenth century
- Produced the 1888 'Introduction to Entomology'
- Became engaged to and married one of his more promising students
- Received degrees from both Yale and Cornell
- Founded the Entomology department in 1874
- Recognized as the first teacher of Entomology
- The first Chimes Master