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Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel and John Torrey correspondence, 1820.

Author: Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : English
Summary:
Correspondence from Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel to John Torrey, dated 1820, thanking Torrey for his efforts in gathering plants and obtaining correspondents for him, and enumerating the large package he is sending by way of thanks. Obsolete and unresolved plant names mentioned include Blandowia, Dynamea operculata, Polypodium pilosum, and Polypodium tetragonum.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel; John Torrey; Lewis C Beck; Jacob Bigelow; Chester Dewey; David Hosack; Ansel W Ives; John Eatton Le Conte; Thomas Nuttall; F C Schaeffer, Rev.; Karl Ludwig Willdenow; Lewis C Beck; Jacob Bigelow; Chester Dewey; David Hosack; John Eatton Le Conte; Thomas Nuttall; Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel; John Torrey; Karl Ludwig Willdenow
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel
OCLC Number: 1049989090
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 Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel to John Torrey, dated 1820, thanking Torrey for his efforts in gathering plants and obtaining correspondents for him, and enumerating the large package he is sending by way of thanks. Obsolete and unresolved plant names mentioned include Blandowia, Dynamea operculata, Polypodium pilosum, and Polypodium tetragonum.

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