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Reference numberMS/426/636
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p143
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Lords of the Treasury
Date17 June 1858
DescriptionSends as directed by the Council the following. The expenses of printing the 'Philosophical Transactions.' The hourly observations of the magnetic declination. made by Captain Maguire at Cape Barrow [Canada], under the orders of the Admiralty. And the request for £15. 13. 6 to be charged against the public fund. [None of the enclosures are present].
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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