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Jacob Porter and John Torrey correspondence, 1832-1834.

Author: Jacob Porter
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Correspondence from Jacob Porter to John Torrey, dated 1832-1834, discussing the materials-- publications and specimens-- travelling between himself and Torrey, and a species of moss he's particularly interested in.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Jacob Porter; Jacob Porter; John Torrey; Augustin Pyramus de Candolle; Thomas Drummond; William A Hallock; John Lindley; William Robert Prince; George C Thorburn; Augustin Pyramus de Candolle; William A Hallock; John Lindley; Jacob Porter; William Robert Prince; George C Thorburn; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Porter
OCLC Number: 1043357394
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 folder (2 letters)
Series Title: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Other Titles: New York Botanical Garden Archives.
John Torrey
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Correspondence from Jacob Porter to John Torrey, dated 1832-1834, discussing the materials-- publications and specimens-- travelling between himself and Torrey, and a species of moss he's particularly interested in.

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