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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-13:109
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  187 x 115mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b, 2b
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  18251835 (before)
Comments to date:  Herschel took up his residence in Devonshire Street, Portland Place in November 1824.
Short summary:  Was at Hampstead, when Herschel arrived. Will send the paper for Plana, and one copy that he may perhaps forward to Olbers,
Person:  Kater, Henry, 1777 (Bristol)-1835 (London), Physicist, Officer, author
Person:  Herschel, John Frederick William, Sir 1st Baronet, 1792 (Slough)-1871 (Hawkhurst, Kent), Astronomer, Physicist, addressee
Person:  Olbers, Heinrich Wilhelm Matthias, 1758 (Arbergen)-1840 (Bremen), Astronomer, Physician, person referred to
Person:  Plana, Giovanni Antonio Amedeo, 1781-1864, Astronomer, Professor, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Fol. 2b, with the postal address, pasted to album page and impossible to scan.
IMAGES
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