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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
    Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower 1914-1917
        Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower, CC Calder to Robert Chapman Davie

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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Douglas Houghton Campbell

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/13/32

Date(s)

14 July [1917]

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

letter

Name of creator

Campbell | Douglas Houghton | 1859-1953 | professor of botany, Stanford University (United States)

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter from Douglas Houghton Campbell who is on vacation in his home city of Detroit. He describes his journey there and the changes he has found in the city. He mentions he had spent a week in New York where he had seen a lot of botanists including Nathaniel Lord Britton and Richards and remarks that news of the war had been quite heartening recently.

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