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Redcliffe Salaman: Correspondence on the potato

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9722

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with libraries and other collections looking for examples of Hortus Siccus containing early pressings of flowers of potato.


  • Creation: 1947-1952


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2 folder(s) (2 folders of loose sheets, paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Dr. Phillada Collins, 16 Erleigh Road, Reading, RG1 5LH, on behalf of her father, Prof. J.G. Hawkes, 14 MAR 2006

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