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Peacock, George, 1791-1858 (Dean of Ely and mathematician)



George Peacock (1791-1858), Dean of Ely; mathematician

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Correspondence from George Peacock, Dean of Ely, 21 May 1843-27 Oct. 1858

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8953/61-62
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Letters mostly to Clark, with some to his wife Frances Clark (d.1908), Adam Sedgwick (1785-1873) and others, mainly routine in nature, and collected for their autograph value. Another volume, containing letters of scientists, was not acquired. The original numbering in each volume has been retained; in this catalogue the letters are grouped by subject.

Dates: 21 May 1843-27 Oct. 1858
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