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Correspondence with tradesmen, 1845 - 1847

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/719

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with tradesmen, initials A-M, including letters from instrument makers; oil refiners; coal merchants; and booksellers. There is also correspondence with Cooper, Challis and Brooke. The papers include a catalogue for an auction by Messrs Bullock of telescopes, object glasses, opera glasses and Daguerreotype apparatus. There is also a Penny Red Stamp on folio 45.


  • Creation: 1845 - 1847


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1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:55:59+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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