Archive Collection icon Archive Collection: James Dalton, correspondence

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Title: James Dalton, correspondence

Level: Collection 

Classmark: BC MS 19c Dalton

Creator(s): Dalton, James

Date: c.1795-1824

Main language: English

Size and medium: 43 letters in 1 envelope

Persistent link: https://explore.library.leeds.ac.uk/special-collections-explore/7357 

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Description

Comprises 35 letters from James Dalton to James Sowerby, the naturalist; also, letters from W. Brunton, John Larcom, Peter Murray, and Robert Teesdale to Sowerby, and one letter from J. Wood to Dr Smith, all on aspects of natural history.

Administrative or biographical history

James Dalton (1764-1843), a Yorkshire clergyman, was a naturalist noted mainly for his expertise on mosses.

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Sowerby, James (1757-1822) Sowerby, James (1757-1822)

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