Record

Reference numberMM/8/6
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Thomas Earnshaw, 119 High Holborn, to Sir Joseph Banks
Date27 November 1797
DescriptionEnclosing a petition to the Board of Longitude for a reward for his Chronometer, quoting Banks's observation upon Mudge's Petition concerning compensation for Mr Arnold.
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee MM/7 for correspondence relating to Thomas Mudge's chronometer and his son's petition for compensation.
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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