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Missouri Botanical Garden

Botanicus

Botanicus

Contributed by: Missouri Botanical Garden

Portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden Library.

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Fragments From the Botanical Frontier

Fragments From the Botanical Frontier

Contributed by: Missouri Botanical Garden

Information on three areas of the North American botanical frontier. Botanical exploration generally followed lines of transportation and military campaigns, as such there were unexplored pockets. These unexplored areas were finally closed as botanical "frontiers" in the twentieth century.

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George Engelmann Correspondence

George Engelmann Correspondence

Contributed by: Missouri Botanical Garden

The collection contains more than 5,000 letters from nearly 600 of Engelmann's correspondents between the early 1830s and his death in 1884. Because the collection was assembled by Engelmann's son, George Julius, there are additional letters and published materials from the late 1880s and early 1890s.†

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Illustrated History of the Missouri Botanical Garden (1800-1920)

Illustrated History of the Missouri Botanical Garden (1800-1920)

Contributed by: Missouri Botanical Garden

Brief history of the Missouri Botanical Garden, illustrated with historic photos from its archive ranging in date from 1850 through the present. They include modern and historic gardens, architecture, scientific explorations and variety of other subjects.

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Powerful Grace Lies in Herbs and Plants

Powerful Grace Lies in Herbs and Plants

Contributed by: Bernard Becker Medical Library, Washington University ; Missouri Botanical Garden Library

A joint exhibit between Becker Medical Library and the Missouri Botanical Garden Library that showcases works on herbal medicine dating from the 15th to the 19th centuries.

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Type Specimens from the Missouri Botanical Garden Herbarium

Type Specimens from the Missouri Botanical Garden Herbarium

Contributed by: Missouri Botanical Garden

Access to the Missouri Botanical Garden's VAST (VAScular Tropicos) nomenclatural database and associated authority files.

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