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Reference numberHS/13/185
LevelItem
TitleLetter, from William O'Shaughnessy Brooke to Sir John Herschel, dated at 73 Newman St.
CreatorWilliam O'Shaughnessy Brooke
Date6 February 1843
DescriptionAutograph letter signed by sender. Has ventured on the risks of an election to the Royal Society [of London] and would like John Frederick William Herschel's support and influence with those on the Council. Was prevented from visiting Dover. Sails for Canada on 4 Mar.
LanguageEnglish
Extent4pp
FormatManuscript
Place origin73 Newman St.
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Epsilon
URLhttps://epsilon.ac.uk/view/herschel/letters/Herschel12328
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8150Brooke; Sir; William O'Shaughnessy (1809 - 1889)1809 - 1889
NA8238Herschel; Sir; John Frederick William (1792 - 1871); astronomer1792 - 1871
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