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Robbins, James Watson, 1801-1879

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1801 - 1879

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

James Watson Robbins papers

Collection Identifier: gra00045
Scope and Content: The Robbins papers contain correspondence and manuscripts. There are approximately 145 letters from 34 correspondents, dated 1828-1880 (bulk 1863-1868). Content is primarily botanical and many bear notations indicating the content of Robbins’s replies. Correspondence has been arranged alphabetically by sender and then chronologically. Major correspondents are Thomas Conrad Porter (21 letters) and Edward Tuckerman (26 letters).Manuscript material consists of five small booklets....