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Sébastien René Lenormand and John Torrey correspondence, 1862.

Author: Sébastien René Lenormand
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : French
Summary:
Correspondence from Sébastien René Lenormand to John Torrey, dated January 9, 1863, written after Torrey expressed to Lenormand's friend Edélestan Jardin a desire to correspond with Lenormand. Lenormand asks Torrey what plant specimens he might like, offering species from Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Australia, the South Pacific, and even the United States. While he awaits Torrey's answer, Lenormand sends a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Sébastien René Lenormand; Sébastien René Lenormand; John Torrey; Jacob Whitman Bailey; Adolphe Brongniart; M A Curtis; George Engelmann; Edélestan Jardin; Jacob Whitman Bailey; Adolphe Brongniart; M A Curtis; George Engelmann; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Sébastien René Lenormand
OCLC Number: 1040696632
Language Note: In French.
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 Sébastien René Lenormand to John Torrey, dated January 9, 1863, written after Torrey expressed to Lenormand's friend Edélestan Jardin a desire to correspond with Lenormand. Lenormand asks Torrey what plant specimens he might like, offering species from Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Australia, the South Pacific, and even the United States. While he awaits Torrey's answer, Lenormand sends a copy of his work on the use of carbon disulphide in the conservation of plant specimens, and a photograph of himself.

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