Reference numberCLP/10i/3
TitlePaper, 'Of maiz [maize]' by Mr Winthorp [John Winthrop]
DescriptionWinthrop discusses the appearance of different varieties of maize in detail and explains how maize is cultivated in New England by both English and native peoples.

Subject: Agriculture

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'The description, culture and use of maiz. communicated by Mr. Winthorp'.

Read to the Royal Society on 31 December 1662.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1677.0073
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 12, issue 142, p 1065
Related records in the catalogueRBO/2i/19
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7404Winthrop; John (1606 - 1676); colonial governor and physician1606 - 1676
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