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Reference numberEL/M1/36a
LevelItem
TitleMr Muray, dated at Mockjack Bay in Virginia, to Robert Moray
Date1665
DescriptionWishes to know the best recipe for making 'common white salt' and how bay salt at Rochel in France is made; discussing the planting of 10,000 mulbery trees in Virginia and about silk manufacture; that barley and rice-seed had been sown; about commodities in Virginia; that Muray hoped to send some sweet-scented tobacco
Read to the Royal Society on 28 March 1666
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/2/244
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