Reference numberMC/5/370
TitleLetter from John Davy, Lesketh How, Ambleside, to C R [Charles Richard] Weld, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society
Date6 November 1858
DescriptionAsking if he could send copies of the 'Philosophical Transactions' to the Literary and Scientific Institution of Kendal. Davy has received a number of copies since [his brother] Sir Humphry Davy and [his sister-in-law] Lady Davy's deaths, as well as some scientific books from his brother.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA3369Davy; John (1790 - 1868); surgeon1790 - 1868
NA8200Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist1778 - 1829
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