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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms us-00059
Type of object:  facsimile
Dimensions:  different dimensions
Extent:  3 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-3a
Language:  English
Place:  Boston
Date:  1737-12-19
Short summary:  Letter of introduction, introducing the author's youngest son who is about to spend a year in London to acquire further knowledge in the healing art; first inoculations in North America; comments on the author's growing infirmities of old age
Person:  Boylston, Zabdiel, 1680-1766, Physician, Man of letters, author
Person:  Sloane, Hans, Sir, 1660 (Killyleagh, co. Down)-1753 (Chelsea, London), Physician, Collector, addressee

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