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Reference numberJBO/1/42
Alternative reference numberJBO/1/29
LevelItem
TitleMinutes of an ordinary meeting of the Royal Society
Date21 August 1661
DescriptionMr Colwall brought in and read the Relation of Making of Allum: and ordered thancks to be return'd to him and that his paper be Registred.

Ordered that Sir William Petty be askted to bring in the History of the Dyers Trade, which he promised to do.

Sir Thomas Notte, Sir Robert Harley, Mr William Ersking, Mr Stanley, and Mr Ellis, were Elected

Dr Clarke brought in and read his account of the humble and Sensible Plants, which is orderd to be Registered and thanks returned him from the Society.

That Mr Croone be pleased to procure salt of Cabbadge and therewith try if it would take away the strength and tast of Wine, as the Report is it will.

Mr Boyle Presented the Society with his booke of Aire in Lattine, and thanks return'd to him for this favour.
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Turning the Pages
URLhttps://ttp.royalsociety.org/ttp/ttp.html?id=a2ca205b-6e3e-45b4-83a3-d1624ab33b5e&type=book&_ga=2.105905027.1616411845.1644832495-1539009595.1644832495
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