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R.U. Piper and John Torrey correspondence, 1854.

Author: R U Piper
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : English
Summary:
Correspondence from R.U. Piper to John Torrey, dated 1854, entreating Torrey to enlighten him as to "the true name of the Giant Red Wood of California." Obsolete plant names mentioned include Sequoia gigantea and Wellingtonia gigantea.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: R U Piper; John Torrey; Jacob Bigelow; John Lindley; Jacob Bigelow; John Lindley; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: R U Piper
OCLC Number: 1041144787
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 R.U. Piper to John Torrey, dated 1854, entreating Torrey to enlighten him as to "the true name of the Giant Red Wood of California." Obsolete plant names mentioned include Sequoia gigantea and Wellingtonia gigantea.

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