Reference numberCB/1/1/164
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.81
TitleLetter from Sir Joseph Banks to Charles Blagden
Date3 November 1819
DescriptionStates that his opinion of the French attitude to the tables was based on his own observations alone. Expects Gilbert in town every hour as he is to attend a meeting of the Board of Longitude. Dupin did not call for parcels. His wine is casked, "I expect it to be like champagne".
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Related materialItem 346, 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
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist1744 - 1820
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