Correspondence files of the Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium
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Correspondence files of the Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium

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Alternative: Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium correspondence

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Series: Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium Central American Correspondence Files Digitization Project.


Harvard University. Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium.

Ames, Oakes, 1874-1950 , author
Edwards, James B., , author
Garay, Leslie A , author
Lankester, Charles H., 1879-1969 , author
Powell, Charles W. 1854-1927 , author
Romero, Gustavo A., 1955- , author
Schlechter, Alexandra, , author
Schlechter, Rudolf, 1872-1925 , author
Schultes, Richard Evans, 1915-2001 , author
Schweinfurth, Charles, 1890-1970 , author
Standley, Paul Carpenter, 1884-1963 , author
Sweet, Herman R , author




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This collection, ca. 1895-1995, includes the personal and official correspondence of Oakes Ames, Charles Schweinfurth, Richard Evans Schultes, Herman Sweet, and Leslie Garay related to the curation of the Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium and Library. They exchanged letters with the leading orchid collectors, propagators, and researchers of their eras.

The Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium and Library was formed by Oakes Ames and donated to the Botanical Museum of Harvard University on December 14, 1938.


1854-1927 , 1872-1925 , 1874-1950 , 1879-1969 , 1884-1963 , 1890-1970 , 1955- , Ames, Oakes, , Botanists , Correspondence , Edwards, James B , Garay, Leslie A , Harvard University , Lankester, Charles H., , Nomenclature , Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium , Orchids , Powell, Charles W , Romero, Gustavo A., , Schlechter, Alexandra , Schlechter, Rudolf, , Schultes, Richard Evans , Schweinfurth, Charles, , Standley, Paul Carpenter, , Sweet, Herman R


OCLC: 884401920


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