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E. G. Beckwith and John Torrey correspondence, 1854-1855.

Author: E G Beckwith
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Correspondence from E.G. Beckwith to John Torrey, dated 1854-1855, discussing Torrey's participation in the Pacific Railroad Expedition reports penned by Beckwith, which ultimately appeared in volume 2. The first letter solicits Torrey's help in writing the botanical sections of the reports, and subsequent letters discuss various issues realted to publication, particularly the plates to accompany Torrey's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: E G Beckwith; E G Beckwith; E G Beckwith; John Torrey; John Torrey; Spencer Fullerton Baird; Frederick -1853 Kreutzfeldt; J W Gunnison; Spencer Fullerton Baird; E G Beckwith; J W Gunnison; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: E G Beckwith
OCLC Number: 973336952
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 folder (8 letters)
Series Title: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Other Titles: New York Botanical Garden Archives.
John Torrey
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Correspondence from E.G. Beckwith to John Torrey, dated 1854-1855, discussing Torrey's participation in the Pacific Railroad Expedition reports penned by Beckwith, which ultimately appeared in volume 2. The first letter solicits Torrey's help in writing the botanical sections of the reports, and subsequent letters discuss various issues realted to publication, particularly the plates to accompany Torrey's contribution.

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