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Letter, 'Earthquakes in Calabria, 1783' from William Hamilton to Joseph Banks

Reference number: L&P/8/33

Date: 23 May 1793

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Subject: Meteorology/Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of the earthquakes which happened in Italy, from February to May 1783. By Sir William Hamilton, Knight of the Bath, F. R. S.; in a letter to Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. P. R. S'

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L&P/8/33
Earliest possible date
23 May 1793
Physical description
Ink on paper
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14 pages
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Manuscript

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William Hamilton

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William Hamilton, Letter, 'Earthquakes in Calabria, 1783' from William Hamilton to Joseph Banks, 23 May 1793, L&P/8/33, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_8_33/letter-earthquakes-in-calabria-1783-from-william-hamilton-to-joseph-banks, accessed on 23 May 2024

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