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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
    Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower 1914-1917
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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from William R Maxon

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/13/248


24 February 1914

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Name of creator

Maxon | William R | fl1914-1920 | assistant curator, division of plants, Smithsonian Institution

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from William R Maxon thanking him for sending two specimens of the fern Matteucia intermedia which Bower had gifted to the Smithsonian Institution and proposing a further exhange of plants between the University of Glasgow and the Smithsonian Institution. Maxon proposes to exchange plants from the Western United States for any plants Bower might have from the Andes of South America.




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