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Reference numberEL/F1/72
LevelItem
TitleJohn Flamsteed, dated at Derby, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorFlamsteed; John (1646-1719); astronomer; astronomer royal
Date1 August 1671
DescriptionStates that he sends his friend Mr Sargeant to wait for a reply to his last letter from the Royal Society; he would like to borrow the papers of the astronomers William Crabtree (d 1644) and William Gascoigne (d 1644), which are in the hands of Jonas More
Note reads: 'Not to be ent'd [in the Letter Book]'
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Place originDerby, Derbyshire, England
Origin coordinates52.92277, -1.47663
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 8, p 179
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/b7f599e5-65d2-4973-806c-3b42678b4a7d
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA8219Flamsteed; John (1646 - 1719); astronomer1646 - 1719
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