Record

Reference numberL&P/5/3
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'The eruption of Mount Vesuvius of 1767' from William Hamilton to James Douglas
Date29 December 1767
DescriptionSubject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An Account of the Eruption of Mount Vesuvius, in 1767: In a Letter to the Earl of Morton, President of the Royal Society, from the Honourable William Hamilton, His Majesty's Envoy Extraordinary at Naples'

Read 11 February 1768
Extent12p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1768.0001
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2732Hamilton; Sir; William (1730 - 1803)1730 - 1803
NA7826Douglas; James (1702 - 1768); 14th Earl of Morton1702 - 1768
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