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Samuel Bowne Parsons and John Torrey correspondence, 1853-1858.

Author: Samuel Bowne Parsons
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Correspondence from Samuel Bowne Parsons to John Torrey, dated 1853-1858. In his first letter, Parsons describes his unsuccessful attempt to propagate Torreya californica, which it seems Torrey was hoping acquire. Parsons assures Torrey he will make another attempt the following year. In Parsons' second letter he tries to arrange a visit with Torrey for the following week: "I think if we can make a party we shall  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Samuel Bowne Parsons; John Torrey; Samuel Bowne Parsons; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Bowne Parsons
OCLC Number: 1040266647
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 Samuel Bowne Parsons to John Torrey, dated 1853-1858. In his first letter, Parsons describes his unsuccessful attempt to propagate Torreya californica, which it seems Torrey was hoping acquire. Parsons assures Torrey he will make another attempt the following year. In Parsons' second letter he tries to arrange a visit with Torrey for the following week: "I think if we can make a party we shall have a good time..."

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