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Correspondence with tradesmen, 1866

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/744

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with tradesmen, including letters from booksellers; bookbinders; glass manufacturers; and instrument makers. The correspondents include W. De La Rue and O. Struve. The volume contains two circulars from Hall and Wells advertising their patent telegraph cable for deep sea and other telegraph cables; a price list from the Birmingham Plate Glass Company; and a circular advertising an illustrated essay by Moritz Grossmann on the 'Detached Lever Escapement'.


  • Creation: 1866


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:57:09+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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