|Title||Letters, 'The approaching transit of Venus (includes copy of letter from the Empress Catherine to Count Orlow from Moscow)' from James Short to Matthew Maty|
|Date||14 January 1768|
|Description||Contains a letter from Catherine the Great to Count Orlow, Director of the Acdemy of Sciences at Petersburg, dated 3 March 1767.|
Read 14 January 1768.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA4514||Maty; Matthew (1718 - 1776)||1718 - 1776|
|NA7447||Short; James (1710 - 1768)||1710 - 1768|