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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:65
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  184 x 115mm
Extent:  2 foll. + picture
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2a
Language:  English
Place:  Kew
Date:  1868-03-03
Short summary:  Has no means of supplying the required data on tea plantations of Bengal. Referring to H. Falconer, J. Forbes Watson and Thomas Thomson.
Person:  Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817 (Halesworth, Suffolk)-1911 (Sunningdale), Explorer, Botanist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Falconer, Hugh, 1808 (Forres, Moray)-1865 (Marylebone), Palaeontologist, Naturalist, person referred to
Person:  Thomson, Thomas, 1817 (Glasgow)-1878 (London), Geologist, Botanist, person referred to
Person:  Watson, John Forbes, 1827 (Strathdon, Aberdeenshire)-1892 (Upper Norwood, Surrey), Physician, Expert on India, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Botanic Garden, Calcutta. (Institution)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1877 (around)
Comments to date:  Hooker made KCSI in 1877.
Short summary:  Portrait of Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker. Engraved by C. H. Jeens.
Person:  Jeens, Charles Henry, 1827 (Uley, Gloucestershire)-1879 (London), Engraver, artist
Person:  Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817 (Halesworth, Suffolk)-1911 (Sunningdale), Explorer, Botanist, portrayed
COMMENTS
Comments:  Size of picture: 139 x 105 mm.
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