Reference numberNLB/31/749
Alternative reference numberNLB/31 p413
TitleCopy letter from Robert Frederick William Harrison, to Messrs Harvey & Peak
Date8 November 1905
DescriptionThe case in which the Society preserves Isaac Newton's original telescope has two or three panes of broken glass and he would be glad if it could be repaired. The case is an old one to which they attach value and it is important it should be very carefully dealt with.
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