Item 1.61 - Letters to William Whewell and Christopher Wordsworth

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Letters to William Whewell and Christopher Wordsworth


  • 1846-1860 (Creation)

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1 vol.

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Gift of William Aldis Wright? The letters were found in an envelope addressed to him and preserved at the back of the volume.

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Includes letters by J. O. Halliwell, J. M. Heath about the August 1846 storm in Cambridge, H. Montagu Butler about a bust of Archdeacon Hare, Vernon Musgrave about a memorial to Archbishop Musgrave, with a draft from William Whewell to Vernon Musgrave.

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      This volume has been fully catalogued in the James Catalogue of Western Manuscripts: R.1.61

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      See also the Papers of William Whewell for a description of more letters sent and received by William Whewell.

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