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J.W. Robbins and John Torrey correspondence, 1828-1830.

Author: J W Robbins
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Letter : Biography : Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Correspondence from J.W. Robbins to John Torrey, dated 1828-1830. In his first letter, a young Robbins expresses a desire to be considered for the position of botanist for a rumored expedition to the South Seas. In the second, having settled in Uxbridge, Massachusetts, he expresses the hope that he will be able to devote more time to botany.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: J W Robbins; John Torrey; Lewis C Beck; Hezekiah Gates; William Oakes; Lewis C Beck; William Oakes; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: J W Robbins
OCLC Number: 1046087351
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 J.W. Robbins to John Torrey, dated 1828-1830. In his first letter, a young Robbins expresses a desire to be considered for the position of botanist for a rumored expedition to the South Seas. In the second, having settled in Uxbridge, Massachusetts, he expresses the hope that he will be able to devote more time to botany.

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