Reference numberMS/257/2/170
Alternative reference numberSa.552
Previous numbersES2/23/552
TitleLetter from James David Forbes, Melrose to Edward Sabine
Date24 July 1849
DescriptionForbes asks Sabine to send him two letters sent by Sir [Roderick Impey] Murchison. Refers to an Edinburgh meeting and members of the Council of The Royal Society of Edinburgh. Forbes has been in communication with Dr Balfour [Stewart] and Professor [Philip] Kelland and suggests they are the ‘now the proper persons with whom communication relative to the meeting of 1850 should be made with’. References the appointment of the Treasurer.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6280Forbes; James David (1809 - 1868); natural philosopher1809 - 1868
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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