Asa Gray to Joseph Henry, letter dated October 7, 1876

ID: SIA2009-1214

Creator: Henry, Joseph 1797-1878

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Date: October 7, 1876

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7001, Box 49, Folder 2: Joseph Henry Papers: Film as Supplement and then interfile

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Summary

Letter dated October 7, 1876 and postmarked October 10, 1876 from Asa Gray to Joseph Henry. The letter has a heading that reads, "Herbarium of Harvard University, Botanic Garden, Cambridge, Mass." On the opposite side of the letter is the name "Dr. Gray."

Subject

  • Gray, Asa 1810-1888
  • Harvard College (1780- )

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7001, Box 49, Folder 2: Joseph Henry Papers: Film as Supplement and then interfile

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

October 7, 1876

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Herbaria
  • Botanical gardens

ID Number

SIA2009-1214

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Letter; Medium: Paper

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