Reference numberEL/L5/114
TitleWilliam London, dated at Barbados, to John Evelyn
CreatorLondon; William (fl 1680)
Date26 December 1680
DescriptionObservations of the East Indies and English settlements in America, with headings for when he writes his history of the same, eg concerning plants, wildlife, government and plantations
Read to the Royal Society on 19 October 1681
Extent11 sides
Place originBarbados
Origin coordinates13.16667, -59.53333
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8217Evelyn; John (1620 - 1706); antiquary, diarist, and gardener1620 - 1706
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