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Backhouse, James, (1794-1869), Quaker Missionary Naturalist

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Surname: Backhouse
Forenames: James
Gender: Male
Date: 1794-1869
Biography: ODNB link for Backhouse, James (1794-1869) Quaker Missionary Naturalist
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P165805 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P1096 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1831-68: corresp and letter books
Religious Society of Friends Library
1835-47: letterbook
State Library of New South Wales, Dixson Library
NRA 25545 Dixson Lib
1831-59: journal and corresp
Religious Society of Friends Library
NRA 20087 Friends inventory
1831-32: journal (copy) of journey from London to Capetown
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 38536 JR Hughes
1832-44: corresp (copies)
University of Tasmania Library, Special & Rare Collections
See Guide to collections of MSS rel to Australia C966
1835: list of plants of Norfolk Island
Linnean Society of London
See Bridson, Natural history MS resources, 1980
botany of New South Wales
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives
NRA 25004
misc corresp and notes
Yorkshire Museum
See Bridson, Natural history MS resources 1980
1841: letter (to) William Hooker
Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York
See Annual Return 2017, Acc 2017/025