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Letter, 'On the diameter of the Moon' from James Short to Martin Folkes

Reference number: L&P/2/12

Date: 21 December 1749

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Subject: Astronomy

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Reference number
L&P/2/12
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21 December 1749
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Ink on paper
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2 pages
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Manuscript

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James Short

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James Short, Letter, 'On the diameter of the Moon' from James Short to Martin Folkes, 21 December 1749, L&P/2/12, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_12/letter-on-the-diameter-of-the-moon-from-james-short-to-martin-folkes, accessed on 04 December 2023

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