Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743 - 1820 (Baronet, naturalist)
Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract of a report from William Gooch to the Astronomer Royal, 1791-11-17
Reporting from Rio de Janeiro on problems with his instruments and with discipline on board the Daedalus; transcribed by Sir Joseph Banks.
Arnold's account of money received from the Board prior to 28 March, 1783, 1783-03-28
Confirmed minutes, 1737 - 1779
Confirmed minutes, 1780 - 1801
Correspondence on Pallas and Ceres, 1802 - 1803
Correspondence on Vesta and Ceres, 1789 - 1807
Diary of payments by the Board of Longitude for outstanding bills, 1799 - 1810
A diary of work performed on the 'Nautical Almanac' and arrangements for its compilation and publication.
Draft of a letter from Thomas Hurd to Sir Joseph Banks, 1818-11-05
Itinerary of the voyage of the Daedalus, 1792-07-20
From the ship's departure from the Falkland Islands in December 1791 until its arrival at Nootka Sound in June 1792; transcribed by Sir Joseph Banks from a report by Thomas Dobson.
Letter from Captain J. Hampstead to Sir Joseph Banks, 1806-08-09
Informing Banks of a number of discoveries he had made relative to navigation, including the invention of an instrument to determine both latitude and longitude at any time. He requests an interview to prove his discoveries 'by mathematical demonstration'.
Letter from C.G. Briscoe to Dr Thomas Young, 1820-06-10
Written on behalf of Sir Joseph Banks and concerning a chronometer by Thomas Cumming.
Letter from Henry Browse to Sir Joseph Banks, 1814-11-28
Six letters; includes a letter from the Board of Longitude to Browse outlining their objections to his plan.
Letter from Henry Browse to Sir Joseph Banks, 1815-02-21
Concerning a model of his machine for ascertaining longitude at sea, which he had sent by the Devonshire coach.
Letter from Jesse Ramsden to Sir Joseph Banks, 1795 - 1800
With an index of names.
Letter from John Tulloch to Sir Joseph Banks, 1788-12-06
Originally enclosing the paper at [RGO 14/45: 322-326].
Letter from John Tulloch to Sir Joseph Banks, 1789-05-08
Originally enclosing the paper at [RGO 14/45: 331-335].
Letter from Joseph Banks, 1998
A photocopy of a letter from Joseph Banks, Spring Grove, near Hounslow, to Davies Giddy, later Gilbert, Eastbourne, 16 October 1816, 4 pages.
Letter from Joseph Banks to Harry Parker, 1785-03-17
Concerning Antonio Maria Jaci.
Letter from Malcolm Cowan to Sir Joseph Banks, 1818-10-12
Enclosing the proposal now at [RGO 14/35: 361-362].
Letter from Matthew C. Groves on an instrument for observing the satellites of Jupiter, 1803-11-28
Sent to Sir Joseph Banks.
Letter from Sir Joseph Banks, 1807-11-21
Letter from Sir Joseph Banks to Captain Thomas Hurd, 1818-11-05
Letter from Sir Joseph Banks to Captain Thomas Hurd, 1795 - 1818
Marked 'June 5' only.
Letter from Sir Joseph Banks to George Gilpin, 1805-07-09
Letter from Sir Joseph Banks to Sir Harry Parker, 1795-03-07
- ARCHON code (for CUL materials)
- Royal Greenwich Observatory (GBR/0180) 52
- Archives and MSS Dept. (GBR/0012) 5
- London 26
- Brockdish 3
- Soho 3
- Australia 2
- Camberwell 2
- Lerwick 2
- Paignton 2
- Astronomy 1
- Boston 1
- Botany Bay 1
- Cannock 1
- Cornhill 1
- East Indies 1
- Falkland Islands 1
- France 1
- Hackney 1
- Hadley 1
- Hawaiian Islands 1
- Kirkwall 1
- Longitude 1
- Marquises, Îles 1
- Mediterranean Sea 1
- New South Wales 1
- Newfoundland 1
- Nootka Sound 1
- North America 1
- Port Jackson 1
- Rio de Janeiro 1
- Saint John's 1
- South Pacific Ocean 1
- São Tiago 1
- Tenerife 1
- Time measuring instruments 1 ∧ less