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Letter to Sir Joseph Banks

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 35/55

Scope and Contents

An undated photostat of a letter from Nevil Maskelyne to Sir Joseph Banks, 23 January 1801, informing Banks that he has invited John Crosley to go on a voyage for the Board of Longitude as astronomer and that Crosley is willing to accept if he can be guaranteed proper accommodation.

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2 page(s)

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2007-01-25 14:07:21+00:00

Includes index.


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