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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-54:001
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  279 x 191mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
Condition:  Hole
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  report
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1769-06-03
Short summary:  Observations of a transit of Venus.
Person:  Cook, James, 1728 (Marton, Cleveland, North Riding)-1779 (Kealakekua Bay, HI), Explorer, Naval officer, Seaman, Navigator, author
Subject:  Astronomy
COMMENTS
Comments:  Mounted on the back of another, irrelevant and inaccessible, document. According to a note attached to the album the page was donated by Cook's widow to the grandfather of Sir Joseph Dimsdale in 1823.
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