Reference numberMS/123/5
TitleLetter from the Duke of Sussex to unknown recipient
Date12 November 1832
DescriptionSome of the handwriting has not yet been deciphered and this description is therefore incomplete.

Appears that the letter is to John George Children but this cannot be definitely stated.

The Duke has received two letters and is responding to both. Mentions Mr [Michael] Faraday, [in relation to the award of the Copley Medal for 1832?]. Mentions Captain [Francis] Beaufort who is 'an annoyance'. Asks for details of gentlemen he is to invite to Kensington Palace [?] in relation to the meeting of the Royal Society's auditors.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8338Augustus Frederick (1773 - 1843); Duke of Sussex1773 - 1843
NA8218Faraday; Michael (1791 - 1867); natural philosopher1791 - 1867
NA5914Beaufort; Sir; Francis (1774 - 1857); hydrographer1774 - 1857
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