Ref NoGB-110/JES/COR/11/35
TitleSamuel Goodenough to James Edward Smith, Norwich, [Norfolk]
DescriptionHopes Smith's move to Norwich is successful. [Jonas] Dryander opposes [Richard] Salisbury's plan to publish "the heaths" with new names that are expressive of their differences ['Species of 'Erica'', "Linnean Transactions"]. Royal Society news: Prince William of Gloucester [and Edinburgh (1743-1805)] was proposed and a paper on the freezing of quicksilver with nitrous acid was read. Asks to be remembered to [John] Pitchford. Smith's turkey "excellent".
Date13 Jan 1797
LevelItem
Extent2 pp
LanguageEnglish
Related MaterialSalisbury, R A,. 'Species of Erica'. Read 6/10/1801.

Salisbury, R A, 'Species of Erica', "Transactions of the Linnean Society of London", 1802 6(1), pp.316-388.
NotesSmith replied 29 [Jan 1797]
PrevRefNo11.66
Finding_AidsDawson, W R, (1934). "Catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of The Linnean Society - Part I. The Smith papers: The correspondence and miscellaneous papers of Sir James Edward Smith", London: Linnean Society.
Creator NameGoodenough, Samuel (1743-1827)
Access_StatusOpen
Persons
CodePersonNameDates
GB/110/1/35Goodenough; Samuel (1743-1827); Bishop of Carlisle1743-1827
GB/110/1/198Pitchford; John (c 1737-1803); surgeonc 1737-1803
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