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Reference numberMM/8/11A
LevelItem
TitleLetter from James Johnston, Portsmouth, to Sir Joseph Banks
Date15 November 1798
DescriptionOn the Board of Longitude allowing a gratuity to Joseph Whidbey for his astronomical duty on the voyage to Vancouver (as Master of the 'Discovery') and asking that a like gratuity should be given to him for the geographical work entrusted to him (as Master, then Lieutenant, of 'Chatham').
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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