Reference numberMC/5/323
TitleLetter from Mr Shelbury, Foreign Office, to Dr [Humphrey] Lloyd, President of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, Trinity College, Dublin
Date18 December 1857
DescriptionThanking Lloyd for his suggestions to the Earl of Clarendon regarding the proposed [David] Livingstone expedition to Africa. Clarendon would also be writing to the Royal Society as well as the Royal Geographical Society regarding any advice they may have for the scientific department of the expedition.
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Related records in the catalogueMC/5/324
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8252Lloyd; Humphrey (1800 - 1881)1800 - 1881
NA7817Livingstone; David (1813 - 1873)1813 - 1873
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