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Creator:Jackson, John, 1748-1821
Title:John Jackson albums of specimens of dried flowers and plants
Date(s):1810-1819
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0016
Abstract:This collection consists of two albums of specimens of dried and pressed plants and wild flowers made by early nineteenth-century London Grove, Pennsylvania, botanist John Jackson between 1810 and 1819.[...] One of the albums was given to Dr. Francis Alison (1751-1813), son of the Presbyterian minister and educator Rev. Dr. Francis Alison (1705-1779).
Subjects:Plants--Type specimens--19th century | Botanical specimens--Collection and preservation--19th century | Botanists | London Grove (Pa.)--History--19th century | More Subjects