H L A Loring, Calcutta, [India], to Sir James Edward Smith, Norwich, Norfolk

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Ref No GB-110/JES/ADD/52
Title H L A Loring, Calcutta, [India], to Sir James Edward Smith, Norwich, Norfolk
Letter date 30 Aug 1821
Author(s) H L A Loring
Number of Pages 3

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GB-110/JES/ADD/52 from H L A Loring, Calcutta, [India], to Sir James Edward Smith, Norwich, Norfolk (30 August 1821)

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Item Type: Document
From: Loring, H L A
Sent from: Calcutta, India
To: Smith, Sir James Edward
Sent to location: Norwich, Norfolk
Summary:

Addressed to her "dear cousin". She, her husband [Henry Lloyd Loring (c 1784-1822), first Archdeacon of Calcutta], and their baby are all "quite well". Received a "botanical wonder" from Nepal by [Nathaniel] Wallich, to be forwarded to Smith; transcribes extract from Wallich's letter to her husband describing specimen, 'Eriocoryna nidularis'; Wallich regrets Smith has already used name 'Eriocalia'. Sends compliments to her cousins Smiths, Westons, Martin, and Lloyd. Expects Nat [probably her brother, Nathaniel Kinderley] to arrive in Madras soon.

Letter date: 30 Aug 1821
Languages: English
Prev Ref No: 73
Additional Information:
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Finding AidsHutt, C M, "List of additional correspondence of Sir James Edward Smith" Linnean Society.