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This collection consists of the digitized correspondence of John Torrey, a prominent 19th century botanist.



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New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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by Hooker, Joseph Dalton,1817-1911
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Carte de visite photographs, Hooker, Joseph Dalton, 1817-1911, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Boott,...
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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),...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Cerastium, Saxifraga, Durand, Elias, 1794-1873, Torrey, John,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Chemistry, Electric batteries, Electricity, Experiments, Henry, Joseph,...
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by Bebb, M. S.(Michael Schuck),1833-1895
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Identification, Bebb, M. S. (Michael Schuck), 1833-1895, Torrey, John,...
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by Agardh, C. A. (Carl Adolf), 1785-1859
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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 Bogenhard, Carl, 1811-1853
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Drugstores, Botanical specimens, Chemistry, Bogenhard, Carl, 1811-1853, Torrey, John, 1796-1873,...
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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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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Barite, Botanical specimens, Chemistry, Geology, Magnesium sulfate, Mineralogy, Eaton, Amos,...
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by Fitch, Augustus,1794-1874
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Fitch, Augustus, 1794-1874, Torrey, John, 1796-1873
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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 Gibbes, Lewis Reeves,1810-1894
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Cyperaceae, Gibbes, Lewis Reeves, 1810-1894, Torrey, John,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Baltzell, George F., active 1838-1856
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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: Plants
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by Carpenter, William Marbury,1811-1848
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Mineralogy, Cyperaceae, Justicia, Niobium, Niobium ores, Onoclea, Plants,...
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by Jussieu, Adrien de, 1797-1853
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Engraving, Printing, Jussieu, Adrien de, 1797-1853, Torrey, John, 1796-1873,...
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by Bachman, John, 1790-1874
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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: Plants
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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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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 Young, Aaron, 1819-1898
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Topics: Algae, Asterias, Botanical specimens, Plants, Shells, Sponges, Young, Aaron, 1819-1898 --...
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by Emmons, Ebenezer,1799-1863
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Fossils, Geological specimens, Mineralogy, Emmons, Ebenezer, 1799-1863,...
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by Laning, Enoch,active 1848-1860
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Algae, Botanical specimens, Fungi, Laning, Enoch, active 1848-1860, Torrey, John, 1796-1873,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Crawe, I. B.(Ithamar Bingham),1792-1847
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Fossils, Crawe, I. B. (Ithamar Bingham), 1792-1847, Torrey, John, 1796-1873,...
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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 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,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Choisy, Jacques Denys,1799-1859
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Convolvulaceae, Choisy, Jacques Denys, 1799-1859, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Gray, Asa, 1810-1888,...
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by Johnston, John,1806-1879
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Chemistry, Chemical apparatus, Electric batteries, Johnston, John, 1806-1879, Torrey, John,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Lenormand, Sébastien René, 1796-1871
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Topics: Algae, Botanical specimens, Cryptogamia, Lenormand, Sébastien René, 1796-1871 --...
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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 Pitcher, Zina, 1797-1872
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Pitcher, Zina, 1797-1872 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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by Currey, Richard O. (Richard Owen)
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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: Plants
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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 Rawolle, Charles, active 1857
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Beet sugar industry, Rawolle, Charles, active 1857 -- Correspondence, Torrey,...
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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
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Baldwin, William, 1779-1819; Bonpland, Aimé,1773-1858
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Baldwin, William, 1779-1819, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Bolívar, Simón,...
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by Oakes, William, 1799-1848
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Cyperaceae, Ericaceae, Plants, New England, Oakes, William, 1799-1848...
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by Pearson, Jonathan, 1813-1887
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Pearson, Jonathan, 1813-1887 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Sorghum, Holt, Joseph, 1807-1894, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878, United States....
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Downing, A. J.(Andrew Jackson),1815-1852
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Corema conradii, Wardian cases, Belknap, William G. (William Goldsmith),...
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by Stretch, Richard H., (Richard Harper), 1837-1926
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Stretch, Richard H., (Richard Harper), 1837-1926 -- Correspondence,...
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Whippo, Charles T. -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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by Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864
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Topics: Barium sulfate, Chemistry, Datolite, Minerals, Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864 -- Correspondence,...
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by Riocreux, Alfred, 1820-1912
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Topics: Botanical illustration, Engraving, Plate-printing, Riocreux, Alfred, 1820-1912 -- Correspondence,...
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by Sprengel, Kurt Polycarp Joachim, 1766-1833
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Fungi, Sprengel, Kurt Polycarp Joachim, 1766-1833 -- Correspondence, Torrey,...
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by Neisler, Hugh M. (Hugh Mitchell), 1805-1884
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Neisler, Hugh M. (Hugh Mitchell), 1805-1884 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John,...
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by Palmer, Edward; Torrey, John
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1 folder (1 letter). Incoming correspondence from Edward Palmer to John Torrey, for 1867. The correspondence discusses a request for Torrey to identify and describe plants collected on an expedition to the American West.
Topics: Palmer, Edward, 1831-1911 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence., Plants --...
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by Porter, Jacob, 1783-1846
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Porter, Jacob, 1783-1846 -- Correspondence, Porter, Jacob, 1783-1846....
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by Decaisne, Joseph,1807-1882
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Illustration of books, Printing, Decaisne, Joseph, 1807-1882, Torrey, John,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
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 Henry, T. Charlton(Thomas Charlton)1825-1877
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Anna's hummingbird, Datura stramonium, Henry, T. Charlton (Thomas...
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by Eaton, Daniel Cady,1834-1895
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Eaton, Daniel Cady, 1834-1895, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Baird, Spencer...
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by Trinius, Carl Bernhard, 1778-1844
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Trinius, Carl Bernhard, 1778-1844 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873...
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by Beckwith, E. G.(Edward Griffin),1818-1881
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Beckwith, E. G. (Edward Griffin), 1818-1881, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Baird,...
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by Gray, A. B.(Andrew Belcher),1820-1862
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Correspondence, Gray, A. B. (Andrew Belcher), 1820-1862, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Herbert, Philemon...
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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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by Schanck, John Stillwell, 1817-1898
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Topics: Trials, litigation, etc, Schanck, John Stillwell, 1817-1898 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John,...
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by Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas); Torrey, John
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1 folder (2 letters). Incoming correspondence from J.N. Nicollet to John Torrey, for 1841-1843. The correspondence discusses Nicollet's travel in the upper Mississippi River Valley while mapping the region for the Bureau of the Corps of Topographical Engineers and his request for Torrey to identify and describe the plants collected.
Topics: Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Hilgard, Theod. C.(Theodore Charles),1828-1875
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Plants, Hilgard, Theod. C. (Theodore Charles), 1828-1875, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Durand, Elias,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Bolton, James, active 1852
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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: Herbaria
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by Sartwell, H. P. (Henry Parker), 1792-1867
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Sartwell, H. P. (Henry Parker), 1792-1867 --...
John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Ives, J. C, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Blake, William P. (William Phipps),...
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
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Green, Caleb,1819-1893
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Correspondence, Green, Caleb, 1819-1893, Torrey, John, 1796-1873
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Nees von Esenbeck, C. G. (Christian Gottfried), 1776-1858
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Topics: Correspondence, Nees von Esenbeck, C. G. (Christian Gottfried), 1776-1858 -- Correspondence,...
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by Mitchill, Catherine Akerly Cock, 1778-1864
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Topics: Estate, Geological specimens, Mitchill, Catherine Akerly Cock, 1778-1864 -- Correspondence, Torrey,...
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by Davis, Emerson,1798-1866
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Davis, Emerson, 1798-1866, Torrey, John, 1796-1873
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by Greene, Thomas Arnold,1793-1867
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Greene, Thomas Arnold, 1793-1867, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Bigelow,...
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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Morgan, Maria
Topic: Plants
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Hincks, William, 1793?-1871, Torrey, John, 1796-1873
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by Forward, Walter,1786-1852
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Correspondence, Forward, Walter, 1786-1852, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Mint of the United States....
New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection
by Torrey Botanical Club
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Topic: Plants
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,...
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by Chapman, A. W.(Alvan Wentworth),1809-1899
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Baptisia, Carex, Eleocharis, Gentiana, Habenaria, Plants, Pteris, Smilax,...