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Papers relating to David Gill, 1870 - 1874

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 15/72

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers relating to Sir David Gill, including a booklist dated 15 March 1879; a list of fundamental star positions for 1875 written in German, of unknown origin; letters from Howard Grubb of Dublin, mostly of a personal nature; an incomplete copy of an address given to an organisation, with a list of recipients dated 20 April 1880; and correspondence regarding the harbour works at Port Elizabeth, which Gill became involved with against his will.


  • Creation: 1870 - 1874


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Finding aid date

2006-08-07 11:29:22+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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