Reference numberMM/3/18
TitleLetter from John Ellis, London, to the Royal Society
Date18 June 1761
DescriptionRequesting the Secretary write to Dr Job Baster and request he send to the Society samples of the Confervas Baster described in his paper read before the Society on the 12 March and 2 April 1760.
Extent2 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialPaper mentioned is J Baster, 'Observationes de Corallinis, Iisque Insidentibus Polypis, Aliisque Animalculis Marinis: Quas Regiae Societati Londinensi Offert Job Baster, Med. Doct. Acad. Caesar. Reg. Societ. Lond. & Scient. Holland. Socius', <i>Philosophical Transactions</i>, Vo. 50, pp258-280
Fellows associated with this archive
NA954Baster; Job (1709 - 1775)1709 - 1775
NA8215Ellis; John (c 1710 - 1776); Naturalistc 1710 - 1776
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