Reference numberL&P/3/11
TitleLetter, 'Of earthquakes at Constantinople' from James Porter to Caspar Wetstein
DescriptionSubject: Meteorology/Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of the several earthquakes of late felt at Constantinople; by his Excellency James Porter, Esq; his Majesty's Ambassador at that Place; in a letter to the Reverend Mr. Wetstein, F. R. S. dated February 15, 1755'

Read 17 April 1755
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1755.0025
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5498Porter; Sir; James (1710 - 1776)1710 - 1776
NA7620Wetstein; Caspar (- 1760) - 1760
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