Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)HM/272
TitleAutograph letters signed from Dr Robert Cox
Extent1 item
Date25 May 1865
DescriptionDiscusses Harriet Martineau's 'History of England during the Thirty Years Peace' and the notices regarding Thomas Drummond, Under Secretary for Ireland [1835-1840], asks if Martineau has any other information about Drummond or letters by him which could be included in a forthcoming book; Miss Drummond, Thomas' sister, founded a scholarship in the University of Edinburgh in memory of her brother, for the study of mathematics and natural philosophy; Cox hopes to soon publish an elaborate account of 'The Literature of the Sabbath Question'; discusses the opening of the Botanic Garden on Sunday afternoons.
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