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Letter book : Philadelphia, Pa., 1832-1837.

Author: Samuel George Morton
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Letter book containing manuscript copies of letters sent by Samuel George Morton, dated Philadelphia, 1832-1837 to various persons; topics include: the purchase of some skulls from a Dr. Doornik; the production and sales of his publications ("Crania Americana" [1838] and "Crania Ægyptica"); and various donations/ collections of fossils; in some of the letters, Morton writes as corresponding secretary of the Academy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Letter books
Correspondence
Named Person: Samuel George Morton; Alexandre Brongniart; John Collins; Timothy Abbot Conrad; William Cooper; James Ellsworth DeKay; Jacob Elisa Doornik; Gideon Algernon Mantell; William Maclure
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel George Morton
OCLC Number: 54747608
Description: 1 volumes ; 27 cm
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Letter book containing manuscript copies of letters sent by Samuel George Morton, dated Philadelphia, 1832-1837 to various persons; topics include: the purchase of some skulls from a Dr. Doornik; the production and sales of his publications ("Crania Americana" [1838] and "Crania Ægyptica"); and various donations/ collections of fossils; in some of the letters, Morton writes as corresponding secretary of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.

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