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Spencer Fullerton Baird to William Baird, April 2, 1842

Spencer Fullerton Baird, September 29, 1840, detail
Spencer Baird wrote his older brother William to ask for his brother’s continued support of their joint specimen collection. The Baird brothers began collecting local animal specimens in Carlisle, Pennsylvania in 1833 and maintained a close relationship based on their shared interest in the natural world. (By Rebecca Solnit)

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