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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
    Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower 1917-1922
        Correpsondence of Frederick Orpen Bower: Alex Macphail to Theodore George Bentley Osborn

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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Daniel Paul Montague

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/14/361

Date(s)

01 January 1918

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

letter

Name of creator

Montague | Daniel Paul | fl1917-1921 | botanist

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Daniel Paul Montague passing on New Year greetings and informing Bower of news Montague has received from the Carnegie Trust. They are willing to hold over his scholarship until he is able to take up the work again. He thanks Bower for his help in achieving this.

He shares with Bower his opinion on botany as a whole, stressing his belief that proper development of both morphology and anatomy are a necessity to physiology. His most recent research work into corn growing backs this position up. While he hopes to get back to his other researches, he thinks it will be a slow process.

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