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Reference numberCB/1/1/104
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.31
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Sir Joseph Banks, Revesby Abbey to Charles Blagden
Date18 October 1784
DescriptionThanks him for his letter - discusses Blagden's country excursion, a package he expects and Sheldon's adventure - may be delayed and unable to return for the first meeting of the Society - Dr Darwin has called at Soho Square with a letter and paper from his father - sends a short paper received from Scotland about an earthquake.
Note on reverse: forgot to answer.
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialItem 120, The Banks Letters, A Calendar of the manuscript correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks preserved in the British Museum... London, 1958.
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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