Front cover image for Lucien LaTaste and John Torrey correspondence, [1837]

Lucien LaTaste and John Torrey correspondence, [1837]

Correspondence from Lucian LaTaste to John Torrey, undated [1837 or 1838], soliciting Torrey's support in promoting a proposed botanical textbook, Flora Georgiensis: "May I, respected sr., solicit the aid of yr. distinguished name, and high influence in promoting the publication of the above work?" LaTaste's note is written on a prospectus for the book
Manuscript, English, 1837