Reference numberCB/1/2/11
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.166b
TitleDraft of a letter from Charles Blagden to Henry Cavendish, Bedford Square
Date16 September 1789
DescriptionBlagden sends the key to his bureau and requests that in the event of his dealth Blagden burn the letters that he will find there, except those that Cavendish would wish to keep. Sends him two Gloucestershire cheeses. With note added on 17 September: passes on scientific news from Chevalier Landriani on acids and alkalis and a new powder. Encloses his correspondence with Joseph Banks.
LanguageEnglish and French
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCB/1/1/113
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8163Cavendish; Henry (1731 - 1810); natural philosopher1731 - 1810
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