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House of Commons debate on reward for Jenner

  • Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823
Date
1807
Reference
MS.3023
Part of
Jenner family and associated individuals
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work

Description

Incomplete verbatim report of the Debate in the House of Commons, on a motion 'that a sum not exceeding £10,000 be granted to his Majesty, to be paid to Dr. Edward Jenner, as a reward for promulgating his discovery of Vaccine Inoculation....' This fragment contains Ff. 3, 4, 33-38, 54-66, 71-95, 97-100 only. Produced in London.

Publication/Creation

1807

Physical description

1 volume 50 ll. folio. 341/2 × 21 cm. Unbound. Written on the rectos only.

Acquisition note

Purchased at Sotheby's 27/11/1918, Lot 1003A (part).

Biographical note

Prepared for Murray, whose name appears on the versos of several sheets and in whose hand are the amendments to the text.

Ownership note

Probably from the papers of Charles Murray and the Royal Jennerian Society acquired by Mockler in 1894.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).

Languages

  • English

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