Reference numberMS/843/28
TitleLetter from James Yates, Lauderdale House, Highgate, to William Sharpey, Secretary to the Royal Society
Date24 May 1870
DescriptionIntends to leave the Canton Papers in the hands of Mr Wheatley so that Sharpey may see them. The papers consist of one volume in which some material is misplaced. He intends to add a second volume of prolegomona. Miss Decima Canton has provisionally agreed to let Yates have a dozen letters to add to the collection.
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NA6082Yates; James (1789 - 1871)1789 - 1871
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