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Letter, 'Of 113 plants in a hortus siccus made in the Caribbee islands' from William Watson to the Royal Society

Reference number: L&P/2/177

Date: 15 November 1750

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Subject: Botany

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Reference number
L&P/2/177
Earliest possible date
15 November 1750
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Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
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Manuscript

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William Watson

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William Watson, Letter, 'Of 113 plants in a hortus siccus made in the Caribbee islands' from William Watson to the Royal Society, 15 November 1750, L&P/2/177, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_177/letter-of-113-plants-in-a-hortus-siccus-made-in-the-caribbee-islands-from-william-watson-to-the-royal-society, accessed on 28 May 2024

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