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Name Conkling, Alice Mercy, 1877-1968
Born 07/19/1877
Birthplace Springfield, Illinois
Father Conkling, James Cook, 1850-1930
Mother Conkling, Fannie A. (Lowry), 1849-1917
Deceased 08/31/1968
Deceased where Franklin, Nebraska

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Image of RG0896.AM - RG0896 Conkling, Alice Mercy, 1877-1968

RG0896.AM - RG0896 Conkling, Alice Mercy, 1877-1968

The collection consists of two letters. One letter, written May 19, 1893, to Alice Conkling by Charles E. Bessey, botany professor at the University of Nebraska, identifies plants in Conkling's garden in Franklin, Nebraska. The second, undated letter written by Conkling to Bessey lists various plant names.