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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-62:139
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  227 x 188mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Cape Town
Date:  1799-01-19
Comments to date:  Other dates in the document.
Short summary:  Thanking the addressee for his exertions on behalf of his son, William. Collecting specimens in Africa. Etc.
Person:  Roxburgh, William, 1751 (Craigie, Ayrshire)-1815 (Edinburgh), Botanist, author
Person:  Garden, Francis, Lord Gardenstone, 1721 (Edinburgh)-1793 (Morningside), Judge, person referred to
Person:  Gmelin, Johann Friedrich, 1745 (Tübingen)-1804 (Göttingen), Physician, Philosopher, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Roxburgh, George, fl. 1789, person referred to
Person:  Roxburgh, William, -1810, Botanist, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Lord Camden [merchant ship] (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 2b. - Addressee unknown. Mr Amos, Dr Russel, Mr Molesworth and major Maxwell not identified.
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