Reference numberMC/4/26
TitleLetter from Sir John Barrow, Admiralty, to Dr [Peter Mark] Roget, [Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date29 May 1844
DescriptionForwarding a box of zoological specimens and related list collected from the island of Borneo by Sir Edward Belcher.

[Resolved by Council on 11 October 1844 for specimens to be sent to the British Museum.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCMP/1/186
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6616Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869); physician and philologist1779 - 1869
NA2824Barrow; Sir; John (1764 - 1848)1764 - 1848
NA7687Belcher; Sir; Edward (1799 - 1877)1799 - 1877
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