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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
    Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower 1914-1917

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Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower, Helen Charlotte Isabella Gwynne-Vaughan to Sir Arthur William Hill

Subseries Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/13/120-149

Date(s)

18 April 1910-17 December 1917

Extent and medium of the unit of description

30

letters

Name of creator

Bower | Frederick Orpen | 1855-1948 | regius professor of botany, University of Glasgow

Biographical History

Biographical History

The correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower is arranged in alphabetical order. This subseries consists of correspondence with friends, colleagues and acquaintances from around the world.

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower, Helen Charlotte Isabella Gwynne-Vaughan to Arthur William Hill consists of:

  • letters, Helen Charlotte Isabella Gwynne-Vaughan to Sir Arthur William Hill, and covers such topics as the production of a catalogue of the slides of the late David Thomas Gwynne-Vaughan and an obituary of Gwynne-Vaughan, a British botanical station in Jamaica, membership and election of presidents of professional societies, employment opportunities in the University of Glasgow, fern specimens and the classification of ferns, the human cost of World War One and university work abroad. (06 December 1910-17 December 1916)

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