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Carter, H. J. (Henry John), 1813-1895


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Letters to William Sharpey

Call Number: MS P61

Collection of letters to William Sharpey from Henry John Carter, a surgeon in the Bombay army doing research on geology and border-line organisms, such as sponges, algae, infusoria to his old "physiology" teacher, the Secretary of the Royal Society. The letters describe Carter's theories and findings, ask for help with editing for publication, and give news of former school-fellows and naturalists.

Dates: 1852-1857; 1872-1873