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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 Robert Chapman Davie

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GB 0248 DC 002/13/57

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07 May 1916

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1

letter

Name of creator

Davie | Robert Chapman | 1887-1919 | lecturer in botany, University of Edinburgh

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Robert Chapman Davie describing in what situation he had discovered the Leptochilus fern and remarking that he looked forward to Bower's report on it. He also discusses the Royal Society's list and informs Bower that he had volunteered for work either in bacterio-protozoology or microscopical testing of metals but that due to a postal delay he was on the second, supplementary, list.

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