Reference numberL&P/7/130/1
TitleLetter, 'Account of the eruption of Vesuvius on 8 August 1779' from William Hamilton to Joseph Banks
Date1 October 1779
DescriptionSubject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of an eruption of Mount Vesuvius, which happened in August, 1779. In a letter from Sir William Hamilton, K.B. F.R.S. to Joseph Banks, Esq. P.R.S.'

Read 16 December 1779
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1780.0004
Related records in the catalogueL&P/7/130
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2732Hamilton; Sir; William (1730 - 1803)1730 - 1803
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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