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Reference numberCMO/1/198
Alternative reference numberCMO/1/233
LevelItem
TitleMinutes of meeting
Date12 March 1674
DescriptionPresent at the Council: The President; Lord Bishop of Sarum; Sir John Lowther; Sir William Petty; Sir Christopher Wren; Mr Daniel Colwall; Mr Abraham Hill; Mr Creed; Mr Henry Oldenburg

A letter from the Earl Marshall to Mr Oldenburg was read proposing a way of investing the £400 legacy to some 'considerable citizens' where his friends had lodged large sums of money.

After debate it was agreed to refer this matter to another meeting of the Council, and in the meantime thanking the Lord Marshall for his efforts on behalf of the Society.

Mr Hook was again urged to complete the catalogue of the Arundel Library.
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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