Letter, 1828 March, Ipswich, Mass.


Letter, 1828 March, Ipswich, Mass.

Solicits botanical specimens of an unidentified correspondent, for possible compilation of a book on New England flora.

2 p. on 1 leaf.


SNAC Resource ID: 7760373

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Oakes, William, 1799-1848

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Oakes (Harvard, B.A. 1820) practiced law in Ipswich, Mass. Later he described the flora of the White Mountains for a geological survey report on New Hampshire. From the description of Letters to James Watson Robbins, 1827-1847 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 40961364 William Oakes (1799-1848), botanist, of Ipswich, Mass., was born in Danvers, Mass., on 1 July 1799. He graduated from Harvard in 1820 and studied law with Leverett Saltonstall (1783-1845),...