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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

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GB 0248 DC 002/14/363

Date(s)

12 January 1919

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, marked 'with letter from Hill', explaining why Bower had not received a Christmas card from him. He had left it for his landlady to post and she had neglected to do so. The solution may rely in replacing the landlady with a wife.

Departmental work at the Queen's University of Belfast, including an 'agricultural side-show' means that he has little time for research. He asks for news on Bower's forthcoming book, including whether Macmillan will be the publisher.

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