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Concerning large teeth and bones found in the ground; would like the catalogue and description of American plants; concerning turkeys and eagles; concerning a child who was born with 'warts' on his body; concerning a deformed pig; concerning a French soldier who had been wounded with a bullet from a bayonet; concerning Indian inscriptions; concerning a body with diseased organs

Reference number
EL/W3/77
Earliest possible date
1713
Page extent
12 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Richard Waller

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Richard Waller, Notes on Cotton Mather's letters by Richard Waller, 1713, EL/W3/77, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_w3_77/notes-on-cotton-mathers-letters-by-richard-waller, accessed on 23 May 2024

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  • Early Letters

    Dates: 1613-1740

    The archival collection known as 'Early Letters' is composed of original manuscript letters sent to, or collected by, the Royal Society from English and foreign correspondents.

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