|Title||Letter from Forbes Macbean, Woolwich, to Sir Joseph Banks [President of the Royal Society] and Gentlemen of the Council |
|Date||4 April 1800|
|Description||Letter of resignation on behalf of Forbes Macbean owing to his loss of sight and declining memory. The letter also contains a request for information from Messrs Cox and Greenwood on any possible outstanding debt with reference to recent payments made by Doctor Buxton of Greenwich. |
Written in the hand of an amanuensis, signed with Macbean's name.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA6552||Macbean; Forbes (1725 - 1800)||1725 - 1800|
|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist||1744 - 1820|