|Creator:||Gray, Asa, 1810-1888|
|Title:||Asa Gray letter to Miss Harker|
|Quantity:||0.02 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 477 to MS 495)|
Asa Gray was an American botanist who extensively studied North American flora. His book, Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States, from New England to Wisconsin and South to Ohio and Pennsylvania Inclusive (1848), is a standard work in the subject.
The collection consists of a letter addressed to a Miss Harker concerning a plant she had asked him about.
The letter was found in the book A Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States by Asa Gray; the book is in the Hargrett Rare Book collection.
Asa Gray letter to Miss Harker, MS 490. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.