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Letter, from Samuel Tuke to the President of the Royal Society

Reference number: EL/T/1

Date: 26 June 1661


Concerning meetings of the French Academy (mentioning Cardinal de Richelieu, de Rubervals, Comte d'Albume, Monmor, Sorbiere); that Henry Puckering of Warwick had brought seeds resembling wheat which he says fell from the sky; concerning some berries sent to Gresham College

Read to the Royal Society on 22 May 1661 and 26 June 1661

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26 June 1661
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Samuel Tuke

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Samuel Tuke, Letter, from Samuel Tuke to the President of the Royal Society, 26 June 1661, EL/T/1, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 30 May 2024

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