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Reference numberCLP/10i/50
LevelItem
TitleCatalogue, 'A catalogue, of the of 50 plants, from Chelsea Garden, presented to the Royal Society by , for the year 1724 by the Company of Apothecaries' by Mr Is [Isaac] Rand
Date1724
DescriptionList of botanical specimens by Isaac Rand. The Company of Apothecaries of London had established a physic garden in 1673. Sloane had granted them part of his estate and manor of Chelsea on condition that it would be kept by the Company as a physic garden. As evidence of this, the Company were asked to present 50 specimens of plants annually which had been grown there in the previous year.

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A catalogue of the 50 Plants, from Chelsea Garden, presented to the Royal Society, for the year 1724 by the company of Apothecaries, pursuant to the direction of Sir Hans Sloane Bart. Pr. Coll. Med. S. P. V. Pr. By Mr. Isaac Rand, Apothecary, F. R. S'.

Read to the Royal Society on 24 June 1725.
LanguageLatin
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1724.0057
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 33 (1724), p 305
Related records in the catalogueRBO/12/12
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1077Rand; Isaac (1674 - 1743)1674 - 1743
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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