Scope and Contents
This subfonds includes:
Letters from James to his father and his brother relating his experience on board ship when he went to sea as a surgeon's mate in the service of the East India Company in their ship Dutton, bound for Madras, 1794-1795
Receipts, rates and taxes, 1798-1805
Note by James Anderson entitled 'Receipt for the Dropsy' (recipe for a drug), and receipt for medical...