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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms us-00033
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  255 x 201mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Paris
Date:  1815-07-08
Short summary:  Sending to the Institute of France a silver medal struck in honour of General George Washington and proof-impressions of two of the plates of the author's "Natural and Moral History of the Indians of North- America"; information on having investigated over 200 American languages and found that all Americans are of Asiatic origin
Person:  Barton, Benjamin Smith, 1766 (Lancaster, PA)-1815 (New York), Physician, Naturalist, Botanist, Professor, author
Person:  Cuvier, Georges, 1769 (Montbéliard)-1832 (Paris), Naturalist, Zoologist, addressee ?
Person:  Cuvier, Georges-Frédéric, 1773 (Montbéliard)-1838 (Strasbourg), Naturalist, Zoologist, addressee ?
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