Document ReferenceOs C 191
TitleLetter from Sir R. Owen, British Museum, London, to J.E. Denison; 9 Dec. 1869
Date9 December 1869
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms Denison that he cannot visit to see his lake and the birds as colleague Dr Gray is ill and his workload is heavy; refers to newspaper account of attack on Denison's windows 'by a pair of excited kingfishers'.
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9760Gray; John E. (1800-1875); Dr; naturalist1800-1875
NA1016Scott; Charlotte (1806-1889); Viscountess Ossington; née Cavendish-Bentinck m 1827 J.E. Denison Viscount Ossington1806-1889
NA9761Owen; Richard (1804-1892); Sir; naturalist1804-1892
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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