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Reference numberCB/1/1/161
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.78
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Sir Joseph Banks, Soho Square to Charles Blagden
Date30 September [1819]
DescriptionNews from Lyon that the party arrived at Merzuc [Murzûk] and were received by the Sultan. Richie has been very ill but is recovering. In about three months the army are to proceed to London. Sends Congreve's pamphlet. Expects Salt's collection from Egypt to arrive soon.
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialItem 343, 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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