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Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-33:255
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  232 x 189mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Dartford
Date:  1891-12-04
Short summary:  Forwarding an essay on gunpowder and fire arms by a friend. (Sir Joseph's answer follows on 1b.)
Person:  Latham, John, 1740 (Eltham, Ken)-1837 (Winchester), Physician, Ornithologist, author ?
Person:  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743 (London)-1820 (London), Explorer, Philosopher, Botanist, Natural scientist, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Society (Society)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1b - 2a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1791-12-10
Comments to date:  ?
Short summary:  The treatise on gunpowder and fire arms is perhaps not quite the thing for the Royal Society.
Person:  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743 (London)-1820 (London), Explorer, Philosopher, Botanist, Natural scientist, author
Person:  Latham, John, 1740 (Eltham, Ken)-1837 (Winchester), Physician, Ornithologist, addressee ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Society (Society)
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