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Correspondence on the James Cook Sub-committee, 1968-04-01 - 1969-09-03

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/584

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the James Cook Sub-committee, including correspondence with Sir Harold Hartley of the Central Electricity Generating Board; correspondence with D.C. Martin of the Royal Society; extracts from the Royal Society records of the James Cook expeditions; a paper by Sir Richard Woolley titled 'Captain Cook and the Transit of Venus of 1769'; and correspondence with T.G. Mercer of St Albans.


  • 1968-04-01 - 1969-09-03

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-30 08:54:49+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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