Reference numberNLB/61/67
Alternative reference numberNLB/61 p42
TitleCopy letter from Frederick Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to S. B. Gaythorpe Esquire; Prospect Road, Barrow-in-Furness
Date5 May 1921
DescriptionWrites of the letter of [John] Collins that Mr. S. B. Gaythorpe enquired about. Notes that it cannot be in Letter Book Vol. 1 or Vol. 2 because they come down only to 1668 and the Collins letter dates to 1670/71. Also notes that they cannot find in the Letter Book from 1671. Suggests Mr. Gaythorpe visit the Library and look through these volumes himself.
Access statusOpen
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NA2898Collins; John (1625 - 1683); mathematician and scientific administrator1625 - 1683
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