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Reference numberRR/6/287
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Henry B Wheatley, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding two papers 'On Holtenia, a genus of vitreous sponges' by Charles Thomas Wyville Thomson and 'On Palaeocoryne, a genus of tubularine hydrozoa from the Carboniferous formation' by Peter Martin Duncan and H M Jenkins
Date3 September 1869
DescriptionFirst paper - Has received a quote from Mr Tuffen West for the four plates in the paper, and requests whether the plates should be sent to him.

Subject: Zoology, Palaeontology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Second paper - Cannot correspond with William Sharpey on the matter owing to his being in Scotland. However, as the lines are sharpley defined, has sent them to Williams for an estimate. The seven drawings should fit on one plate.

Subject: Geology, Palaeontology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1869.0030 Vol.159 1869
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1869.0029 Vol.159 1869
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
NA6353Thomson; Sir; Charles Thomas Wyville (1830 - 1882); naturalist1830 - 1882
NA5866Duncan; Peter Martin (1821 - 1891)1821 - 1891
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