Library: British Library, London

Manuscript: Sloane MS 4050

Folio: ff. 212-213

Microfilm: The History of Science and Technology Series One: The Papers of Sir Hans Sloane, 1660-1753 From the British Library, London Part 1: Science & Society, 1660-1773 Reel 8 Sloane Mss. 4050, 4051 98470


Language: English

Letter Categories:
Collections
Material Culture
Scholarship
Scientific

Letter Subject:
Astronomy
Eclipses
Musical Instruments
Specimens
Trees


Date of letter (as written): October 14, 1729 (Gregorian)

Standardised date: 1729-10-14

Letter Origin (as written): Peterborough

Letter Destination (as written): For Sr Hans Sloan at his house in Bloomsberry Square London

Author(s):
Elizabeth Standish

Recipient(s):
Sir Hans Sloane

Others Mentioned:
Mr. Standish

Letter written about self or others: N/A

Single or Multiple Sufferers: N/A


Patients Mentioned in Letter:
No Patients Attached to this Letter


MESH :


Transcription:

Other Notes:
Standish has sent 'the See Tree and the Negro Drum' as well as an 'account of the Eclipses which you mentioned in your Letter to Mr Standish'. They are to arrive 'on Saturday next By Carrier'.