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JHC1787
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  John Firminger Duthie
Date:  1 January 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/3/4 f.65, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC524
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir William Turner Thiselton-Dyer
Date:  3 January 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/16 f.167, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

JDH informs Sir William Turner Thiselton-Dyer [WTTD] that he will be happy to publish the Pisum, brought to his attention by [Isaac Henry] Burkill, in the BOTANICAL MAGAZINE of Apr 1900, if Miss [Matilda] Smith. JDH has written to Lord Rayleigh objecting to the building of a laboratory on a site close to the boundary wall of TBG Kew on account of the fact that it would be an eyesore for those in the Gardens. JDH recommends that Richmond & WTTD also intervene in the matter. JDH laments the death of one of his oldest friends [Sir James] Paget, he recalls botanising with him in their teens & serving as examiners together for the Army, Navy & East India Company. JDH offers to show WTTD a book of 'the pictures at Yarmouth'.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1788
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  John Firminger Duthie
Date:  7 January 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/3/4 f.66, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1789
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  John Firminger Duthie
Date:  14 January 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/3/4 f.67, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC525
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir William Turner Thiselton-Dyer
Date:  24 February 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/16 f.168, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

JDH writes that he is returning an initialled 'transfer' to Sir William Turner Thiselton-Dyer [WTTD]. He reports that he is recovering from his illness though still unsteady on his feet & suffering with a rash. He is glad to hear WTTD has recovered from a severe chill. He worries that [Edgar William] Foster will over exert himself. JDH rejoices that the collection of [James Edward] Winterbottom has come to RBG Kew, JDH had previously tried to get it from Winterbottom's brother, whom he also spoke to about Winterbottom's neglected tomb, which JDH visited in Rhodes. [William Botting] Hemsley informed JDH of the death of [Adrien René] Franchet, a great loss for the herbarium. JDH saw the notice of [Adolf] Ernest's death in the GARDENERS' CHRONICLE. JDH is concerned for [George] Nicholson & recommends he see [Doctor Philip Henry] Pye-Smith. JDH has heard of further magnificent collections sent to RBG Kew by [Augustine] Henry.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC526
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir William Turner Thiselton-Dyer
Date:  28 February 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/16 f.169, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

JDH writes to Sir William Thiselton-Dyer [WTTD] about his continued poor health. He is suffering with a bad skin complaint; 'phlegmasia', & describes his symptoms & the treatments used. He mentions reports written by [Dr. Philip Henry] Pye-Smith a skin specialist, in relation to the health of [George] Nicholson. Also mentions a letter he has received from [Otto] Stapf & a theory WTTD has about skin afflictions following a certain other, unspecified disease. JDH sympathises with WTTD's recurrent evening 'febrile attacks'.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1039
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir David Prain
Date:  19 March 1900
Classmark:  PRAIN LETTERS PRA f.164, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC527
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir William Turner Thiselton-Dyer
Date:  24 March 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/16 f.170, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC852
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  William Erasmus Darwin
Date:  6 July 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/12 f.42, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1791
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  John Firminger Duthie
Date:  21 July 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/3/4 f.69, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1040
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir David Prain
Date:  24 July 1900
Classmark:  PRAIN LETTERS PRA f.165, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1792
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  John Firminger Duthie
Date:  17 August 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/3/4 f.70, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1793
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  John Firminger Duthie
Date:  13 September 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/3/4 f.71, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1041
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir David Prain
Date:  23 September 1900
Classmark:  PRAIN LETTERS PRA f.166, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC765
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Henry Nicholas Ridley
Date:  23 September 1900
Classmark:  HNR/2/1/3 f.102, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1042
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir George? King
Date:  30 September 1900
Classmark:  PRAIN LETTERS PRA f.167, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1043
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir David Prain
Date:  30 October 1900
Classmark:  PRAIN LETTERS PRA f.168, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC853
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  William Erasmus Darwin
Date:  18 November 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/12 f.43, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC528
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  Sir William Turner Thiselton-Dyer
Date:  22 November 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/16 f.171, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project
JHC1794
From:  Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
To:  John Firminger Duthie
Date:  29 November 1900
Classmark:  JDH/2/3/4 f.72, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Summary:  

No summary available.

Contributor:  Hooker Project