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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-03668
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  249 x 202mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  French
Place:  Port-au-Prince
Date:  1825-07-19
Short summary:  The author has been charged by the president of Haiti to produce a national almanac of Haiti and he asks for the addressee's help with this, especially concerning the determination of Haiti's longitude and other astronomical matters such as the time for the phases of the moon as seen from Port-au-Prince etc.
Person:  Fournier-Pescay, François, 1771 (Bordeaux)-1833 (Pau), Physician, Surgeon, Pathologist, author
Person:  Férussac, André-Etienne-Juste-Pascal-Joseph-François d'Audebard, baron de, 1786-1836, Naturalist, Officer, addressee ?
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