Reference numberCB/1/1/79
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.7
TitleLetter from Sir Joseph Banks, Heston to Charles Blagden, Physician to the army at Plymouth
Date16 June 1782
DescriptionDiscusses the country and his move to Spring Grove - discusses the weather, health and Lind who had seen influenza transmitted by birds off the Coast of China - discusses Gottingen journal - Ingenhousz has sent experiments about dephlogisticated air, criticizes Priestley for taking credit for this discovery.
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Related materialItem 36, 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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