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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
    Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower 1914-1917
        Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower, William Henry Lang

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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from William Henry Lang

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GB 0248 DC 002/13/183



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Name of creator

Lang | William Henry | 1874-1960 | professor of natural history, University of Manchester

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from William Henry Lang wishing Bower well for his trip to Australia for the meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. He gives some general news; he talks of David Thomas Gwynne-Vaughan's appointment to the University of Reading, his family and his work. He has finished the paper on the fern Helminthostachys and it is now in the hands of Francis Wall Oliver. He is now working on Bryophyta.




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