UPPSALA UNIVERSITET
Uppsala University Library
THE CATALOGUE
 
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-00034
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  224 x 184mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1820
Short summary:  Request that the addressee presents an account of the performance of a chronometer in his possesion before the "Committee of Mechanics"
Person:  Aikin, Arthur, 1773-1854, Man of letters, author
Person:  Howard, Luke, 1772-1864, Meteorologist, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (Society)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Only fragments left of the seal. Two press cuttings on A. Aikin pasted to the document
IMAGES
View images:  /Waller_Ms_gb/00034/f_001a.jpg /Waller_Ms_gb/00034/f_002b.jpg

© 2002- Uppsala University Library  |  Waller's Manuscript Collection  |  How to Contact Us Upp