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Index abecedarius: an alphabetical index to the first edition of the 'Species Plantarum' of Linnaeus

Call Number: MS P649
Overview This manuscript and associated papers by the botanist, William Philip Hiern (1839-1925), form a record of the production of his Index abecedarius: an alphabetical index to the first edition of the 'Species Plantarum' of Linnaeus. The manuscript includes the title, introduction and text of the index, copied by an amanuensis but bearing the author's signature, corrections and other annotations. The manuscript was probably written early in 1906, because the author's pencil annotation on the...
Dates: 1906

Letters by Carl Linne and enclosed material

Call Number: MS P188

Unbound letter from Carl von Linne or Carl Linnaeus to Dr. de Sauvages [Francois Boissier de la Croix de Sauvages, 1706-1767], discussing botany, medicine, friendly scholarly gossip. Collection also includes portraits and supplementary 20th-century material.

Dates: 1740

Personal papers of Noble P. Sherwood

Call Number: PP 202

Sherwood taught Botany and Bacteriology at the University of Kansas from 1910-1952. This collection consists of publications by other scientists.

Dates: 1910 - 1952

Personal papers of William C. Stevens

Call Number: PP 95

William C. Stevens was associated with the University of Kansas and its Department of Botany for most of his career. His papers include correspondence, notes, essays, papers, booklets, book reviews, newspaper clippings, newsletters, magazines, photographs, poetry, artwork, anniversary/birthday pamphlets, maps, and a 50-year anniversary pin.

Dates: 1889 - 1955