Reference numberMC/3/62
TitleLetter from John Backhouse, Foreign Office, to the Marquis of Northampton [President of the Royal Society]
Date27 December 1839
DescriptionEnclosing a copy of a dispatch from the Consul General at Alexandria [Colonel Patrick Campbell] regarding magnetic observations in Egypt.

[Four enclosures are present and are consecutively labelled MC/3/62a-62d. Each enclosed letter has an extent of two pages. They contain copy letters from Boghos Joussoff [Boghos Bey Yusufian] to Colonel Patrick Campbell (62a and 62c), and from Campbell to Viscount Palmerston [Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs] (62b and 62d). Letters from Yusufian are in French.]

[Read by Council on 9 January 1840.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/3/61
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NA2272Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton1790 - 1851
NA2495Temple; Henry John (1784 - 1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston1784 - 1865
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