“A token of love from me, to thee” Page from Amy Matilda Cassey album drawn by Sarah Mapps Douglass, ca. 1833 depicting a black butterfly with the title “A token of love from me, to thee.” Douglass, an artist and prominent Quaker member of the Philadelphia African American elite community, was best known as an educator and anti-slavery activist. p-9764-p5
The grasshopper is an insect of the suborder Caelifera in the order Orthoptera. To distinguish it from bush crickets or katydids, it is sometimes referred to as the short-horned grasshopper. Species that change colour and behaviour at high population densities are called locusts. Painted grasshopper, India.