Reference numberMS/426/34
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p22
TitleCopy letter from [John William] Lubbock, Treasurer of the Royal Society; to his Excellency, Baron [Alexander] von Humboldt
Date19 January 1842
DescriptionConcerns Baron [Alexander] von Humboldt upcoming visit to Britain and expresses on behalf of the Scientific Societies the gratitude felt towards him. Informs that the Duke of Sussex [Augustus Frederick] has offered to the necessary arrangements, should his stay be prolonged.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8338Augustus Frederick (1773 - 1843); Duke of Sussex1773 - 1843
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