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Letter, from Robert Moray to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Oxford

Reference number: EL/M1/13

Date: 30 September 1665


Concerns exchange of letters; concerning the health of M de Son who had contracted the plague; concerning developments in watches; ideas about how infection can be contracted; concerning political events in Europe

Oldenburg made a note at the end of the letter about commodities from England, Scotland and Ireland

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30 September 1665
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3 pages

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Robert Moray

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Robert Moray, Letter, from Robert Moray to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Oxford, 30 September 1665, EL/M1/13, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 24 July 2024

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