Reference numberMS/391/2
TitleBond of Joseph Banks to the Treasurer of the Royal Society
Date25 February 1730
DescriptionForm of bond for the payment of fifty-two shillings annually to the Royal Society in four quarterly instalments, as a Fellowship subscription. Commencing: 'I, Joseph Banks of St. James's Square, do grant and agree...'. Signed by Joseph Banks. Sealed and delivered in the presence of Roger Gale and Francis Hauksbee, with three embossed stamps for sixpence each. The seal has been removed, tearing Banks's signature. Endorsed
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5717Banks; Joseph (1695 - 1741)1695 - 1741
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