Reference numberMC/3/7
TitleLetter from Sir Edward Sabine, Tortington, to the [Marquis of Northampton,] President of the Royal Society
Date8 February 1839
DescriptionRegarding the appointments of the establishment of the fixed observatories and of the naval expedition. Sabine specifically mentions the observatories of Van Diemen's Land [Tasmania; Lutruwita or Truwana].
[Letter read before Council on 14 February 1839.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCMP/1/108
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NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
NA2272Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton1790 - 1851
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