Development of the collection of botanists at the hunt botanical library

@article{LIBRAR2008DevelopmentOT,
  title={Development of the collection of botanists at the hunt botanical library},
  author={BOTANICAL LIBRAR and '.--The and Rachel McMasters},
  journal={Brittonia},
  year={2008},
  volume={14},
  pages={310-310}
}
DEVELOPMENT OF TItE COLLECTION OF PORTRAITS OF BOTANISTS AT TIlE HUNT BOTANICAL LIBRAR','.--The nucleus of the collection consists of about 400 engraved likenesses of approximately 225 men and women who have contributed to the science and l i terature of agriculture, botany, materia medica, and horticulture from the 16th through the mid-19th century. Its assemblage was a natural consequence of Mrs. Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt ' s interest in the authors of books she possessed, in the men who… CONTINUE READING