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Letter from Joseph Banks, 1998

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 35/161

Scope and Contents

A photocopy of a letter from Joseph Banks, Spring Grove, near Hounslow, to Davies Giddy, later Gilbert, Eastbourne, 16 October 1816, 4 pages.


  • 1998

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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Neil Chambers, National History Museum, 28 July 1998.

Existence and Location of Originals

The original letter is in the Gunther collection of the Museum of History, Oxford, MS Gunther 14/17.

Finding aid date

2007-01-30 14:15:58+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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