Reference numberMC/8/119
TitleLetter from William Bleeck, Huish Rectory, Marlborough, to General Edw [Edward] Sabine, President of the Royal Society, Burlington House
Date12 December 1867
DescriptionRequesting his son A H Bleeck's reinstatement in the position of cataloguer at the Royal Society library, a post from which he was recently dismissed at short notice. Bleeck criticises the lack of proper remuneration and the dismissal during the winter.

[This letter is a returned enclosure to MC/8/120.]
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Related records in the catalogueMC/8/120
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NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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