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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-00830
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  227 x 186mm
Extent:  4 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-4b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1857-06-04
Short summary:  Question of securing merchant ships against lightning; presentation of a recent invention of a portable military hut of light wood, wishes to present the invention to the French governement
Person:  Harris, William Snow, Sir, 1791 (Plymouth)-1867 (Plymouth), Meteorologist, author
Person:  Moigno, François, abbé, 1804-1884, Scientist, Clergyman, Theologian, addressee ?
Person:  Vaillant, Jean-Baptiste-Philibert, 1790 (Dijon)-, Officer, Minister, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Document also contains a later translation of the whole letter into French
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