Reference numberL&P/3/384
TitleLetter, 'Of a 'negro' woman [sic] gradually become fair skinned' from James Bates to Alexander Williams
Date6 September 1758
DescriptionContains sensitive language.

Subject: Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of the remarkable alteration of colour in a negro woman [sic]: in a letter to the Reverend Mr. Alexander Williamson of Maryland, from Mr. James Bates, surgeon in that province. communicated by Alexander Russel, M. D. F. R . S'

Read 10 May 1759
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1759.0020
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