Reference numberMC/5/286
TitleLetter from F L [Francis Leopold] McClintock, Captain, Royal Navy, Arctic Discovery Yacht Fox, Aberdeen, to W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date11 June 1857
DescriptionIn response to Sharpey's letter from 6 June and the received memorandum on magnetic observations. McClintock thanks the Society for their grant of £50 from the Donation Fund towards the necessary instruments and offers some details on his correspondence with other figures relevant to the expedition, including [Edward] Sabine and Admiral Fitzroy.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMS/426/593
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1600McClintock; Sir; Francis Leopold (1819 - 1907)1819 - 1907
NA7273Sharpey; William (1802 - 1880)1802 - 1880
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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