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Letter from Joseph Black to his nephew, George Black , 26 May 1799

Identifier: Coll-16/V/114-115

Scope and Contents

Letter from Joseph Black, Edinburgh to his nephew, George Black, dated 26 May 1799. The letter is about the French flax, Lord Bridport [Alexander Hood] and mentions Adam Ferguson's account of naval telegraphy. Joseph Black states he has been ill but is recovering.


  • Creation: 26 May 1799


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