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Letter from Alvin Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

Concerns the compilation of two photograph-albums, consisting of photographs of distinguished botanists to celebrate the 75th birthday of Sir Thomas Hanbury (1832 - 1907). Asks Geddes for two signed photographs of himself. Headed notepaper.

Berger, Alvin

Letter from Alvin Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

List of names of Botanists and where they come from, in connection with the Album to honour the 75th Birthday of the late Sir Thomas Hanbury. Also a subscription list (in francs) for the Album and Illuminated Address; and a copy of the 'In Me...

Berger, Alvin

Letter from Alvin Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

Asks Geddes to write a few words of dedication for the Photograph Album being compiled in honour of Sir Thomas Hanbury's 75th Birthday. Mentions [Thomas] Hooker, [Adolf] Engler, [Dietrich] Brandis, [William] Trelease and [Oskar] Wettstein (Bo...

Berger, Alvin

Letter from Alvin Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

Discusses the design of the Address for the Album in honour of Sir Thomas Hanbury's 75th Birthday. Lady Hanbury has sent a copy of her husband's armorial bearings to Florence. Mentions Mr. Home. Also reference to Sir Thomas Hooker, Sir D...

Berger, Alvin

Letter from Mrs. E. Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

Reference to Joseph Hooker, Dietrich Brandis, Paul Ascherson and Henry Schroder. Thanks Patrick Geddes for the help he has given towards the Album in honour of Sir Thomas Hanbury's 75th Birthday. Headed notepaper.

Berger, E.

Letter from Mrs. E. Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

About the planned Album in honour of Sir Thomas Hanbury's 75th Birthday. Asks if Colonel Beddowe is the author of 'British Ferns'. Mention of Mr. Home and Professor [George Francis] Scott-Elliott. Headed notepaper.

Berger, E.

Letter from Mrs. E. Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

Thanks Geddes for the photograph of Mr. Balfour, for the Album being compiled in honour of Sir Thomas Hanbury's 75th Birthday. Mentions [ ] Häckel and Sir John Murray of the Challenge Expedition. Discusses the Address which Patrick Geddes is ...

Berger, E.

Letter from Mrs. E. Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

Reference to Mr. Home, Miss Bailey, Professor Scott-Elliott, Colonel Beddowe, A. Fischer von Waldheim and W. Robinson, in connection with the Album being compiled in honour of Sir Thomas Hanbury's 75th Birthday. Headed notepaper.

Berger, E.

Letter from Mrs. E. Berger, Italy, to Patrick Geddes

Thanks Patrick Geddes on behalf of Alvin Berger for the photograph of himself which he sent for the proposed album to celebrate Sir Thomas Hanbury's 75th Birthday in 1907. Mentions Dr. Masters, Lord Avebury,Sir Trevor Lawrence, Sir Daniel Mor...

Berger, E.

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