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Glaisher, James, 1809 - 1903 (astronomer)


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Correspondence with tradesmen, 1859

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/736
Scope and Contents Correspondence with tradesmen, initials A-M, including letters from booksellers; coal merchants; clock repairers; horologists; builders; chandlers; merchants; draughtsmen; chemists, decorators; journeymen; bookbinders; import agents; the Kent Water Company; glass makers; and a gas fitter. The letters cover various instructions; requests; accounts; invoices; bills; circulars; receipts; tenders; routine repairs; and adjustments and improvements to instruments. There are notes by J. Glaisher;...
Dates: 1859
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