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James Eights and John Torrey correspondence, 1838.

Author: James Eights
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : English
Summary:
Correspondence from James Eights to John Torrey, dated August 8, 1838, discussing the prospectus of Torrey's new project, "The Flora of North America." Eights gives Torrey advice on how to drum up subscriptions to the work and asks for news of how the U.S. Exploring Expedition is proceeding, as he can obtain nothing reliable in Albany.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: James Eights; John Torrey; John Torrey; Asa Gray; James Eights; Asa Gray; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: James Eights
OCLC Number: 988611332
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 James Eights to John Torrey, dated August 8, 1838, discussing the prospectus of Torrey's new project, "The Flora of North America." Eights gives Torrey advice on how to drum up subscriptions to the work and asks for news of how the U.S. Exploring Expedition is proceeding, as he can obtain nothing reliable in Albany.

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