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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-00715
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  226 x 188mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1791-09-04
Short summary:  Humble request that the addressee write a letter of introduction to the author's son; minor news from a learned (medical) society and its meetings on Satuday evenings; information on a man who was hanged in a whore's lodging
Person:  Garthshore, Maxwell, 1732-1812, Physician, Obstetrician, author
Person:  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743 (London)-1820 (London), Explorer, Philosopher, Botanist, Natural scientist, addressee
Person:  Blagden, Charles, 1748-1820, Physician, person referred to
Person:  Saunders, William, 1743 (Banff)-1817 (Enfield, Middlesex), Physician, person referred to
Person:  Dryander, Jonas Carlsson, 1748 (Göteborg)-1810 (London), Librarian, Botanist, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Several mutual friends are mentioned in the letter
IMAGES
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