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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Thomas C Hick

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GB 0248 DC 002/12/297

Date(s)

22 October 1893

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1

letter

Name of creator

Hick | Thomas C | fl1893 |

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Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Thomas C Hick in which he expresses his appreciation of Bower's recent article on the fern Lepidostrobus brownii and his interest in Bower's "effort to introduce a more rational mode of describing the cortical tissues of Lepidodendron" [fern]. He suggests that Bower should do a complete overhaul of this area of research which he believes would be of great use to modern and fossil botanists.

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