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Letters of William Mann, 1992

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 35/163

Scope and Contents

Photocopies of letters by William Mann of the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, apparently written to Dr John Lee of London.

1. Mann to Lee, 30 May 1840, 4 pages, end missing.

2. Mann to Lee, 30 May 1840, 4 pages, a copy, complete.

3. Mann to Lee, 19 August 1843, 8 pages, end missing.


  • Creation: 1992


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photocopied by Adam Perkins, Cambridge University Library, 27 October 1992.

Existence and Location of Originals

The originals are held by the Manuscripts Department.

Finding aid date

2007-01-30 14:16:04+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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