Reference numberMM/1/19
TitleLetter from John Symmons, Paddington House, to Sir Joseph Banks
Date31 July 1814
DescriptionOn witnessing some remarkable cures of blindness effected by Sir William Adams, Oculist for the Prince Regent. Symmons praises Adams's skill and states that Adams "is ambitious of a seat on the Royal Society".

With Banks's draft reply
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5097Symmons; John (- 1832) - 1832
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist1744 - 1820
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