Reference numberCB/1/4/29
Alternative reference numberBLA.G.4
TitleLetter from Madame Gautier to Charles Blagden, Royal Society, Somerset House, London
Date7 April 1808
DescriptionThanks Blagden for the information he sent on experiments with sodium and potassium, the experiments have made a lot of noise in Paris and have been repeated successfully. Gives news of Blagden's friends and discusses communications with them. Gives news of her brother and his marriage. They are growing the seeds Blagden sent. Gives news of her children.
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