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by Short, Charles Wilkins, 1794-1863
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Plants, Short, Charles Wilkins, 1794-1863 --...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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by Baird, Spencer Fullerton,1823-1887
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Pacific railroads, Explorations and surveys, Plants, Thuja, Surveys, Baird,...
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by Parry, C. C. (Charles Christopher); Torrey, John
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Incoming correspondence from Charles Christopher Parry to John Torrey, for 1846-1868. The correspondence discusses botany, botanical surveys and expeditions sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution and other U.S. government agencies. Letters discuss the Emory expedition in New Mexico, and Parry's travels and collection trips to the American West and Southwest.
Topics: Parry, C. C. (Charles Christopher), 1823-1890 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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26 v. 23 cm
Topic: Plants
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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26 v. 23 cm
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New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Torrey, John, 1796-1873
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Coultas, Harland, -1877, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Drummond, Thomas, -1835,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Vasey, George, 1822-1893
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Vasey, George, 1822-1893 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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by Agardh, C. A. (Carl Adolf), 1785-1859
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New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Schweinitz, Lewis David von, 1780-1834
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Topics: Herbarium, Algae, Botanical specimens, Carex, Cyperus, Fungi, Schweinitz, Lewis David von,...
Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Property insurance
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Brackenridge, William D.(William Dunlop),1810-1893
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Asplenium, Cercis, Polybotrya, Pteris, Sarracenia, Brackenridge, William D....
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Bigelow, Jacob,1786-1879
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Classification, Rhododendron, Rubus, Scirpus, Vaccinium, Bigelow,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Lea, Thomas G.(Thomas Gibson),1785-1844
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Compositae, Lobelia, Oxalis, Lea, Thomas G. (Thomas Gibson), 1785-1844,...
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by Barratt, Joseph,1796-1882
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Plants, Botanical specimens, Botrychium, Carex, Chemistry, Colchicum, Lygodium palmatum,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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Morgan, Maria
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by Clinton, George W.(George William),1807-1885
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Boraginaceae, Carex, Collinsia, Erythronium, Kalmia, Prunus,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Mackay, James Townsend,1775-1862
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Correspondence, Mackay, James Townsend, 1775-1862, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Graham, Robert,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Holton, Isaac F.(Isaac Farwell)
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Plants, Money, Holton, Isaac F. (Isaac Farwell), Torrey,...
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by Buckley, S. B.(Samuel Botsford),1809-1884
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Croomia, Desmodium, Fossils, Justicia, Saxifraga, Buckley, S. B....
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Beardslee, H. C.(Henry Curtis),1807-1884
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Aristida, Cerastium, Ceratophyllum, Cyperus, Juncus, Rudbeckia,...
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by Pickering, Charles, 1805-1878
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Cyperaceae, Cyperus, Eupatorium, Plants, Rutaceae, Pickering, Charles,...
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by Rugel, Ferdinand, 1806-1879
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plant collecting, Rugel, Ferdinand, 1806-1879 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John,...
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by Schultz, Carl Heinrich, 1805-1867
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Compositae, Schultz, Carl Heinrich, 1805-1867 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Lowell, John Amory, 1798-1881
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Topics: Lamiaceae, Lowell, John Amory, 1798-1881 -- Correspondence, Gray, Asa, 1810-1888 -- Correspondence,...
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by Menand, Louis, 1807-1900
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Topics: Plants, Menand, Louis, 1807-1900 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence,...
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Incoming correspondence from John Charles Fremont to John Torrey, for 1842-1849. The correspondence discusses Fremont's expeditions to the American West and Torrey's work identifying and describing plants collected on the expeditions.
Topics: Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Forbes, Sarah Swain Hathaway,1813-1900
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Correspondence, Forbes, Sarah Swain Hathaway, 1813-1900, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Gray, Asa,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Croom, Hardy Bryan,1797-1837
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Anoles, Argemone, Baptisia, Citrus, Cleome, Hibiscus, Malva,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Young, Aaron, 1819-1898
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Topics: Algae, Asterias, Botanical specimens, Plants, Shells, Sponges, Young, Aaron, 1819-1898 --...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Knieskern, Peter D.,1798-1871
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Cyperaceae, Erodium, Lygodium palmatum, Plants, Zoological specimens,...
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by Emory, William H. (William Hemsley); Torrey, John
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Incoming correspondence from William Hemsley Emory to John Torrey, for 1847-1857. The correspondence discusses Torrey's work identifying specimens collected by Emory and others on a military reconnaissance expedition through the southwestern United States in 1846-1847, and on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey in 1848-1855.
Topics: Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Hadley, James,1785-1869
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Electric batteries, Hadley, James, 1785-1869, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Gray,...
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by Schanck, John Stillwell, 1817-1898
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Topics: Trials, litigation, etc, Schanck, John Stillwell, 1817-1898 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Humphreys, A. A.(Andrew Atkinson),1810-1883
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Printing, Public, Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Pope,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Chemistry, Electric batteries, Electricity, Experiments, Henry, Joseph,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Griffith, R. Eglesfeld(Robert Eglesfeld),1798-1850
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Piperaceae, Griffith, R. Eglesfeld (Robert Eglesfeld), 1798-1850, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Gray,...
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by Christy, William,Jr.,1807-1839
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Great Fire of New York, N.Y., 1836, Christy, William, Jr., 1807-1839, Torrey,...
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by Halsted, M. B.(Mina B.),-1860
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Platinum ores, Halsted, M. B. (Mina B.), -1860, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Beck,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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Morgan, Maria
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New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Gingins-La-Sarra, Frédéric de,baron,1790-1863
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Violaceae, Scrophulariaceae, Verbenaceae, Gingins-La-Sarra, Frédéric de,...
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by Boott, William 1805-1886
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Dryopteris
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Hooker, William Jackson,Sir,1785-1865
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Plants, Hooker, William Jackson, Sir, 1785-1865, Torrey, John,...
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by Lawson, George,1827-1895
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Lawson, George, 1827-1895, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Eaton, Daniel...
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by Kellogg, A. (Albert)
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants
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Incoming correspondence from Arthur Carl Victor Schott to John Torrey, for 1851-1869. The correspondence discusses Schott's work on the Emory expedition surveying the boundary between the United States and Mexico.
Topics: Schott, Arthur, 1814-1875 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence., United...
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by Smith, Oliver, active 1835
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Topics: Correspondence, Smith, Oliver, active 1835 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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by Lowrie, Reuben,1827-1860
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Presbyterian Church, Clergy, Missionaries, Lowrie, Reuben, 1827-1860, Torrey, John, 1796-1873,...
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by Mead, Samuel Barnum, 1798-1880
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Mormons, Expulsion of the Mormons, Mead, Samuel Barnum, 1798-1880 --...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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by Dewey, Chester,1784-1867
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Brucite, Carex, Chemistry, Entomology, Fossils, Geological specimens, Geology,...
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by Murray, Amelia M. (Amelia Matilda), 1795-1884
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Topics: Asplenium, Murray, Amelia M. (Amelia Matilda), 1795-1884 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873...
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by Piper, R. U. (Richard Upton), 1816-1897
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Giant sequoia, Piper, R. U. (Richard Upton), 1816-1897 -- Correspondence,...
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by Boott, Francis,1792-1863
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Desmodium, Boott, Francis, 1792-1863, Torrey,...
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by Rafinesque, C. S. (Constantine Samuel), 1783-1840
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Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Carex, Cyperaceae, Fossils, Minerals, Plants, Sclerotium (Genus),...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Lundgren, J. H.,active 1852-1853
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Correspondence, Lundgren, J. H., active 1852-1853, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Gibbes, Lewis Reeves,...
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by Robbins, J. W. (James Watson), 1801-1879
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Topics: Correspondence, Robbins, J. W. (James Watson), 1801-1879 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873...
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by Sagot, P. (Paul), 1821-1888
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Sagot, P. (Paul), 1821-1888 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Candolle, Alphonse de, 1806-1893
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Begoniaceae
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by Guyot, A.(Arnold),1807-1884
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Correspondence, Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884, Torrey, John, 1796-1873
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by Stansbury, Howard, 1806-1863
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Stansbury, Howard, 1806-1863 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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by Stillman, J. D. B. (Jacob Davis Babcock), 1819-1888
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Stillman, J. D. B. (Jacob Davis Babcock), 1819-1888 -- Correspondence,...
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by Abert, J. W.(James William),1820-1897
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Plants, Abert, J. W. (James William), 1820-1897, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Emory, William H....
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by Lehmann, Johann Georg Christian,1792-1860
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Cyperaceae, Lehmann, Johann Georg Christian, 1792-1860, Torrey, John,...
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by LeConte, John L.(John Lawrence),1825-1883
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Petroleum, Prospecting, LeConte, John L. (John Lawrence), 1825-1883, Torrey,...
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Topic: Botanical specimens
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by Ravenel, Henry William, 1814-1887
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Cyperaceae, Ravenel, Henry William, 1814-1887 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John,...
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by Rowland, E. (Edward), active 1839
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Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Plants, Rowland, E. (Edward), active 1839 -- Correspondence,...
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by Steinhauer, Daniel, 1785-1852
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Topics: Plants, Steinhauer, Daniel, 1785-1852 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence,...
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by Jaeger, B.(Benedict),1789-1869
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Turtles, Jaeger, B. (Benedict), 1789-1869, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Alexander,...
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by Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864
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Topics: Barium sulfate, Chemistry, Datolite, Minerals, Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864 -- Correspondence,...