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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
    Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower 1914-1917
        Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower, Archibald H Ritchie to HL Taylor King

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Letter to [JMF] Drummond from Archibald H Ritchie

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/13/302

Date(s)

05 November 1914

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

letter

Name of creator

Ritchie | Archibald H | fl1915 | crown entomologist of Jamaica

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to [James Montagu Frank] Drummond from Archibald H Ritchie in which he informs Drummond, in Frederick Orpen Bower's absence in Australia, that he has been successful in obtaining the position of crown entomologist of Jamaica and hopes to start work in January 1915. He extends an invitation to visit to Drummond and everyone in the department of Botany at the University of Glasgow and asks Drummond if he has any advice about the job. He also describes his visit to Florida and comments on the beauty of the state in landscape and flora.

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