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Papers of James Glaisher, 2000

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 35/165

Scope and Contents

Two sets of photocopies of two items relating to James Glaisher. The first item is Glaisher's letter of recommendation for John Roberts of Negretti and Zambra, dated Greenwich, 17 December 1853, 2 pages. The second item is a bill for a wedding breakfast, addressed to J. Roberts Esq., 10 February 1859, 2 pages, at the top of which is an engraving of the 'Sir Joseph Banks' Hotel, Zoological Garden, Botany'.


  • Creation: 2000


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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by M.G. Shirley, 21 March 2000.

Finding aid date

2007-01-30 14:16:09+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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