Collection of autograph letters brought together by the diplomat Lord Odo Russell (1829-1884). The collection includes letters to Nikolaus Joseph, Freiherr von Jacquin (1727-1817), Professor of Chemistry and Botany at Vienna University; to his son Joseph Franz, Freiherr von Jacquin (1766-1839), who succeeded his father at Vienna; to the zoologist Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger (1802-1884), and to the botanist István Laszló Endlicher (1804-1849). The whole collection covers the years 1756-1849.
Draft handlist available; detailed handlist and index in progress.
Last modified 5 June 2007