Reference numberCB/1/4/262
Alternative reference numberBLA.L.50-51
TitleLetter from John Lightfoot, Uxbridge to Charles Blagden, at Sir Joseph Banks, Soho Square, London
Date2 January 1785
DescriptionHis sister Mrs Frye, a widow, 47 years old, offers herself for the position of Matron at the Gloucester Infirmary. Asks Blagden to use his influence with the subscribers to ask them to appear on her behalf at the election.
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2677Lightfoot; John (1735 - 1788)1735 - 1788
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