Reference numberMC/2/47
TitleLetter from Le Duc Duhamel, 35 Jubilee Place, North Commercial Road, to the Royal Society
Date8 October 1832
DescriptionRequesting funds from the Council of the Society in order to publish his tables and a new memoir regarding chronometres for navigation purposes. Duhamel additionally references the Board of Longitude.

The back of the letter contains a copy of the response by Roget [?], in English and dated 11 October 1832, relaying the Council's decision to offer Duhamel an advance sum on the publication of tables and tracts on navigation.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6616Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869); physician and philologist1779 - 1869
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