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Testamonial to David Gregory for the position of Astronomy Professor at Oxford, 27 July 1691

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4005.5: 16

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

Papers either in Newton's hand or concerning his life and work. Subjects covered include the Royal Society, education, cosmography, mechanics, mathematics, astronomy and shipbuilding.


  • Creation: 27 July 1691


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at with the exception of MS.Add.4007, which is open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.


1 folio(s) (f.1 [folio] paper) : paper

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