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Document number: 4107
Date: 07 Jul 1840
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: ROBERTON John David
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Collection number historic: LA40-057
Last updated: 1st September 2003

<manuscript on printed form letter>

Royal Society’s Apartments,

7th. July 1840.


I am directed to request the favour of your attendance at a Meeting of the Committee of Physics &c “To take into consideration a letter from the Astronomer “Royal to the President relative to the proposed “establishment of a Magnetic and Meteorological “Observatory and the President’s reply thereto”

to be held at Somerset House, on Thursday next

the 9th instant

at five o’clock.

I have the honour to be, Sir,
Your obedient Servant,

Mr Dd. Roberton
Assistant Secretary.

Hy. Fox Talbot, Esqre

Hy. Fox Talbot, Esqre
31. Sackville Street.

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