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, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp 149–158 | Cite as

On the mountain top with Mr. Osterhout

  • Roger L. Williams
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Abstract

George E. Osterhout, an amateur botanist, collected mainly in Colorado between 1893 and 1936. A brief account of his career and character; a list of his proposed new species and new combinations; and his bibliography.

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© The New York Botanical Garden 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Roger L. Williams
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of HistoryUniversity of WyomingLaramie

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