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Issue: 053, 29/10/28 p. 843
Heading: Letter from Paris. (Voyage of a Frenchman to Timbuctoo), Para 11
Category: Geography   Exploration   Africa   Senegal   
Topic: Extrait de deux Lettres de M. A. Caille a M. le President de la Commission Centrale. [Extract of a letter on a journey in North Central Africa. In French.]
Person: PACT, M. De La (French Vice-Consul at Tangiers)   DELAPORTE, M. (Vice-Consul of France)   CAILLE, M. A.   
Institution: Geographical Society, Paris   
Letter, 10/10/1828 Signed: F.

Issue: 066, 28/01/29 p. 62
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [Anniversary meeting of the society. Reports show an increase of 245 members, an addition of 100 volumes to the library and 7000 new plants to the society`s collection. Resignation of Sir James McGrigor as president. Election of council and officers. Address of the president, Earl Stanhope. Presentation of medals. Dr John Hancock receives the gold medal for his work on the Angostura bark-tree and the Vandellia diffusa. Professor Fresco Caldi receives the silver medal. Earl Stanhope reaffirms the objects of the society, calling for more research into indigenous plants as a substitute for expensive imported drugs]
Person: MACGRIGOR, Sir James   STANHOPE, Earl   SMITH, Sir James Edward   THUNBERG, John Peter   BOSE (late of Paris)   CHORIS   HANCOCK, Dr. John   CALDI, Prof. Fresco   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   Linnaean Society   Geographical Society, Paris   
Speech, 16/1/29
Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 443
Heading: Memoir read before the Geographical Society of Paris
Category: Geography   History   Geology   British Isles   Ireland   
Topic: [In County Wexford lies the remains, under sand, of the whole town of Bannow. Sand is also the agent which has changed the topography of the surrounding countryside]
Person: REGAN, Maurice   WARE, Sir James   
Institution: Geographical Society, Paris   
Ed`s Mark: MARTIN

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