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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Frank Young Henderson

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/14/229


8 December 1921

Extent and medium of the unit of description



Name of creator

Henderson | Frank Young | 1894-: | plant physiologist, Imperial College, London

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Frank Young Henderson expressing his regret that his change of mind regarding the position of offer came too late. He is glad Bower has found a suitable man and expresses his interest in any future vaccancy which may occur.

He goes on to relate work he has being doing: teaching the elementary class at Imperial College and working on physiology at the Chelsea gardens. He also asks Bower the name of a specific type of liverwort which they had discussed previously.




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