Record

Reference numberMM/6/30
LevelItem
TitleDraft letter from Sir Joseph Banks
Date3 March 1808
DescriptionNotes on Norway and Iceland.

At this time, Iceland was ruled by Denmark - an ally of France in the Napoleonic Wars. Banks was involved in attempts to improve trade between Iceland and the United Kingdom.
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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