Reference numberMC/4/369
TitleLetter from Edward Sabine and J [John] Forbes Royle, General Secretaries of the British Association [for the Advancement of Science], 6 Queen Street Place, Southwark Bridge, to the Secretary of the Royal Society
Date9 December 1850
DescriptionRegarding the government's decision on the establishment of a reflecting telescope in the southern hemisphere. Enclosing a copy of the memorial from the Association's Council to Lord John Russell.

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Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6996Royle; John Forbes (? 1798 - 1858)? 1798 - 1858
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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