|Title||Letter from Joseph Banks to George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton|
|Date||9 August 1816|
|Description||On Leopold I signing the Charter Book to mark his Fellowship of the Royal Society. Banks entrusts Douglas to accept Leopold's signature as part of his duties as Vice President.|
Leopold I is referred to in this letter as "His Serene Highness the Prince of Saxe Coburg".
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist||1744 - 1820|
|NA3047||Douglas; George (1761 - 1827); 16th Earl of Morton||1761 - 1827|
|NA5232||Leopold I (1790 - 1865); King of the Belgians||1790 - 1865|