Reference numberMC/1/276
TitleLetter from [Dunbar James Douglas], 6th Earl of Selkirk, St. Mary's Isle, Kirkcudbright, to John George Children, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date17 January 1831
DescriptionRegarding his recent election as a Fellow to the Royal Society and his absence from Council meetings until 10 March 1831.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA853Douglas; Dunbar James (1809 - 1885); 6th Earl of Selkirk1809 - 1885
NA3175Children; John George (1777 - 1852); chemist1777 - 1852
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