Address: Soho Square, London. To Lord [?Sheffield]. In favour of a Corn Law. 'We ought, however, to consider that by purchasing foreign Corn, we ... hazard the horrors of Famine by becoming dependant [sic] on our natural enemies for our food ...'. The first paragraph appears to be in Sir Joseph's own hand and the remainder in that of an amanuensis or copyist.
Sir Joseph Banks letter
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- ReferenceGB 96 AL2
- Dates of Creation10th Feb 1815
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- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description12.5" x 7.75" 4 leaves (including 1 blank)
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