Reference numberMM/6/61
TitleDraft letter from Sir Joseph Banks to Anton Pantaleon Hove
DescriptionGiving instructions for Hove to collect plants, especially new and curious species, for the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and to carry out his duties in the same manner as he did when he entered on a similar service on the coast of Africa.

Banks adds in a note "He set out on 2 April 1787 on board the 'Warren Hastings'"
Extent13 sides
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist1744 - 1820
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