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A.B. Gray and John Torrey correspondence, 1856.

Author: A B Gray
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : English
Summary:
Correspondence from A.B. Gray to John Torrey, dated 1856, discussing a sketch of an Ammobroma (now Pholisma) which was last in the hands of California Congressman Philemon T. Herbert, but has gone missing after an incident in which Herbert murdered a hotel waiter. Gray write that he will visit Congress soon and plans to inquire as to its whereabouts.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: A B Gray; John Torrey; Philemon T Herbert; A B Gray; Philemon T Herbert; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: A B Gray
OCLC Number: 1001570539
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 folder (1 letter)
Series Title: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Other Titles: New York Botanical Garden Archives.
John Torrey
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Correspondence from A.B. Gray to John Torrey, dated 1856, discussing a sketch of an Ammobroma (now Pholisma) which was last in the hands of California Congressman Philemon T. Herbert, but has gone missing after an incident in which Herbert murdered a hotel waiter. Gray write that he will visit Congress soon and plans to inquire as to its whereabouts.

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