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Reference numberCB/1/1/180
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.97
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Sir Joseph Banks, [Revesby Abbey] to Charles Blagden
Date21 October [1780]
DescriptionObliged to Blagden for his two favours. Sorry for their friends defeat, "Patriotism has in this General Election been but ill rewarded". Comments further on the Patriotick Party. If he were a MP he would be independent and he recommends this course to their friend although he admits it is utopian.
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialItem 31, 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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