Kater, Henry, 1777 - 1835 (geodesist and metrologist)
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
Account of mess and personal expenses, 1823
Confirmed minutes, 1823 - 1829
Dr Thomas Young's Vouchers, 1821 - 1822
Vouchers of John Pond and Dr Thomas Young for payments to tradesmen and others.
Dr Thomas Young's Vouchers, 1822 - 1825
Vouchers of Dr Thomas Young for payments to tradesmen and others. Also includes occasional correspondence.
Draft letter from [Henry Kater] to John George Hartley, 1821-09-06
Three letters from Hartley, with two related letters from John Barrow and [Henry Kater].
Letter from George Dollond to Dr Thomas Young, 1820-04-19
Concerning the cost of a transit instrument and a reflecting telescope.
Letter from John Barrow to Captain Kater, 1821-09-04
Concerning a treatise and a book of navigational tables by Dr Inman.
Letter from John Barrow to Captain Kater, 1821-09-06
Originally enclosing a letter from John George Hartley.
Letter from John Wilson Croker to Dr Thomas Young, 1823-05-05
Concerning Kater's application to be Naval Hydrographer.
Letter from L. Breguet to Monsieur Kuter [Henry Kater?], 1823-03-29
Letter, observations and a drawing.
Letter from Thomas Taylor to Captain Kater, 1825-03-25
Includes accounts of the rates of chronometers, reports on chronometer trials, and eleven related letters.
Miscellaneous receipts, 1821
The receipts are principally for the transport of goods and coach hire.
Recommendations on rewards, 1818 - 1819
Recommendations by members of the Board of Longitude on the nature and conditions of the reward to be offered for the finding of longitude at sea. The correspondents include Davies Gilbert, Professor Abram Robertson and Captain Henry Kater.
Remarks on a report concerning the establishment of the Cape Observatory, 1820
Sent to Captain Kater.
Requests for the use of instruments and letters concerning the return of borrowed instruments, 1783 - 1829
Papers regarding the loan and return of instruments belonging to the Board of Longitude and concerning persons entitled to receive Board publications.