Richard Owen letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1844 August 30
- Richard Owen letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1844 August 30
A letter from Richard Owen to Edward Hitchcock regarding large birds' nests seen in New Zealand or Australia by global circumnavigators Cook and Hinders. Owen mentions "The Birds of Australia" by John Gould and Hitchcock's work with footprint fossils.
- Owen, Richard, 1804-1892
- Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
August 30, 1844
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Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
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Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
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