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Whitechapel

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Letter from John Henry Harris to the Board of Longitude, 1810-12-29

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 556
Scope and Contents

Stating his wish to claim the reward for longitude.

Dates: 1810-12-29
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from John Henry Harris to the Board of Longitude, 1814-01-22

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 557-557a
Scope and Contents

Stating that he had made 'a valuable discovery of the longitude'.

Dates: 1814-01-22
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from John Henry Harris to Thomas Hurd, 1811-06

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/24: 266-268
Scope and Contents

In which Harris applied for £100 to make a timepiece and made a claim for the £20,000 reward.

Dates: 1811-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from Naphthali Lewy to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Whitechapel, 1878-05-14

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 201: 21
Scope and Contents

Letter from Naphthali Lewy to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Whitechapel


(Letter)

Dates: 1878-05-14
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.

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