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Box 606683542


Contains 1 Result:


Correspondence and miscellaneous printed papers, mainly on the subject of lemon juice as a preventive of scurvy, 1793-1817

Comprises (fols. 1-54) original letters and notes, including (fols. 1-2) 'Letter from Dr Harness requesting an order to purchase Bark and Lemons for the Sick of the Fleet', 1793 (fols. 3-4) 'Letter from Sick & Wounded Board to Secretary of the Admiralty dated 13th Dec. 1793', c. 1815 (fols. 5-6) 'Letter from Adm. Gardner to Sick & Wounded Board dated 24 Dec.…
Collection: Harness family papers
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7330
Extents: 124 Leaves
Dates: 1793-1817