Record

Reference numberL&P/1/346
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'Concerning the germination of melon seeds 33 years old; and, of a skeleton of a man found with stag's horns near Bakewell' from Roger Gale to Peter Collinson
Date1745
DescriptionSubject: Botany/Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Extracts of two letters from the late Roger Gale, Esquire, F. R. S. to Mr. Pe­ter Collinson, F. R. S. concerning the ve­getation of Melon seeds 33 Years old; and of a fossil skeleton of a man'

Read 24 January 1745
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1744.0056
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2848Gale; Roger (1672 - 1744)1672 - 1744
NA8428Collinson; Peter (1694 - 1768)1694 - 1768
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