Correspondence of Thomas Maclear, 1828 - 1895
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Personal correspondence of Thomas Maclear, including a letter notifying him of his election to the Astronomical Society of London, 14 November 1828, and a petition calling for him to be made a Fellow of the Royal Society, read on 17 March 1831 (he was elected on 8 December 1831). There are also receipts for subscriptions and admission fees to the Royal Society; certificates and diplomas electing Maclear as a corresponding member of various organisations; a printed copy of a review of Alexander von Humboldt's 'Kosmos' by W. Herschel, 1848; and extracts from journals and magazines.
- 1828 - 1895
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