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Henry William Ravenel and John Torrey correspondence, 1848-1869.

Author: Henry William Ravenel
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Correspondence from Henry William Ravenel to John Torrey, dated 1848-1869, discussing mutual acquaintances and various plants, particularly a few species within the Cyperaceae of particular interest to Ravenel. Collection consists of 6 letters, 1 undated plant description, and 1 undated plant list. Obsolete plant names mentioned include Cyperus pauciflorus and Psilocarya rhynchosporoides.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Henry William Ravenel; John Torrey; Robert Brown; A W Chapman; M A Curtis; William Wallace Denslow; William Jackson Hooker, Sir; John Lindley; Robert Brown; A W Chapman; M A Curtis; William Wallace Denslow; William Jackson Hooker, Sir; John Lindley; Henry William Ravenel; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry William Ravenel
OCLC Number: 1044748492
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 folder (8 documents)
Series Title: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Other Titles: New York Botanical Garden Archives.
John Torrey
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Correspondence from Henry William Ravenel to John Torrey, dated 1848-1869, discussing mutual acquaintances and various plants, particularly a few species within the Cyperaceae of particular interest to Ravenel. Collection consists of 6 letters, 1 undated plant description, and 1 undated plant list. Obsolete plant names mentioned include Cyperus pauciflorus and Psilocarya rhynchosporoides.

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