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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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Letters regarding job opportunities in the South African School of Mines and Technology

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/13/59


17 October 1916-19 October 1916

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Name of creator

Bower | Frederick Orpen | 1855-1948 | regius professor of botany, University of Glasgow

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Papers regarding the advertisement of posts of professor of botany and professor of zoology in the South African School of Mining and Technolgy which include a notice giving details of the posts, two letters to Frederick Orpen Bower from John Walter Gregory, the first asking for Bower's suggestion of a candidate and the second thanking Bower for the suggestion of Robert Chapman Davie, and two letters to Frederick Orpen Bower from Robert Chapman Davie, the first discussing the post and expresssing his interest and the second expressing his reservations from a personal point of view.




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