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Title
Hassler notes, 1871-1872
Name/Creator
Blake, James Henry, 1845-1941, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
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Location
Museum Comp Zoology

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Language
English
Description
2 v. ; 21-22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

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Subject
Blake, James Henry , 1845-1941 ;  Hassler Expedition (1871-1872) ;  Agassiz, Louis , 1807-1873 -- Correspondence ;  Peirce, Benjamin , 1809-1880 -- Correspondence ;  White, J. W -- Correspondence

Category
South America

Field notes and notebooks

Manuscripts and records

South America (General works)

Hassler Expedition to South America, 1871-1872

Correspondence

Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873

Note
Manuscript notebooks regarding the Hassler Expedition.

v. 1. Ms. transcriptions in Blake's hand of: 29 November 1871 (Cambridge, Mass.) letter from Benjamin Peirce to Louis Agassiz; Hassler physicist J.W. White's 16 January 1872 (Pernambuco, Brazil) letter to the New York Herald; and White's 14 February 1872 (Rio de Janeiro) letter to the N.Y. Herald; also, an 1872 Hassler botanical specimen from the Strait of Magellan -- v. 2. Miscellaneous references concerning Hassler voyage: transcription by Blake of letter from L. Agassiz to Peirce published in N.Y. Tribune and Nature, v. 6 (September 1872); other notes.

Blake, James Henry. Hassler notes, 1871-1872. Spec. Coll. Archives sMu 326.42.3. Ernst Mayr Library, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.