George Engelmann : botanical notebook 15 : Cactaceae 1844-1870. (Book, 1844) [WorldCat.org]
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George Engelmann : botanical notebook 15 : Cactaceae 1844-1870.

Author: George Engelmann
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This set of folders consists of notes on the botanical family Cactaceae. Also included is a manuscript from Arthur Schott, notes from Charles Christopher Parry, John Milton Bigelow, and correspondences from Enno Sander, John Strong Newberry, Heinrich Poselger and Charles Wright.
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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: George Engelmann; Enno Sander; J S Newberry; H Poselger; Charles Wright; C C Parry; Arthur Schott; John M Bigelow; John M Bigelow; George Engelmann; J S Newberry; C C Parry; Enno Sander; Charles Wright
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: George Engelmann
OCLC Number: 957267073
Description: 11 folders 166 items (39 linear feet)
Other Titles: Botanical notebook 15 :
George Engelmann Papers,

Abstract:

This set of folders consists of notes on the botanical family Cactaceae. Also included is a manuscript from Arthur Schott, notes from Charles Christopher Parry, John Milton Bigelow, and correspondences from Enno Sander, John Strong Newberry, Heinrich Poselger and Charles Wright.

The collection contains original handwritten notes and botanical sketches (some in color), as well as articles and illustrations from various journals and newspapers. Some of these items were written and drawn by Engelmann, some were sent to him by associates and correspondents. Notes and sketches are done on a variety of reused and repurposed papers. Notes include plant lists and specimen descriptions, as well as where, when and by whom they were collected. Sketches are done in pencil and ink.

Items are numbered 3306-3472. Not all items are dated.

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