Gregory Watt manuscript material : 1 item 1799

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Gregory Watt manuscript material : 1 item, 1799

Gregory Watt manuscript material : 1 item 1799

Gregory Watt, son of James Watt, the Scots-born engineer and scientist. To Davies Giddy (later Davies Gilbert), scientific administrator and applied mathematician : 1 autograph letter signed : 4 Mar 1799 : (MISC 4144) : from Soho : begins, "I sit down with pleasure to reply to your last obligng letter of which I communicated the contents to my father in town who desires me to return you his best thanks for your obliging offer of medication with the Adventures in Wheal Crenver." Written on p. [2-3] of folded lettersheet, on p. [1] of which is printed a price list for "patent copying machines manufactured by James Watt & Co. ..."; docketed on p. 4, probably in Giddy's hand.

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Davies, Gilbert, 1767-1839

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Watt, Gregory, 1777-1804.

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Gregory Watt, son of James Watt, the Scots-born engineer and scientist. From the description of Gregory Watt manuscript material : 1 item, 1799 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 722499935 From the guide to the Gregory Watt manuscript material : 1 item, 1799, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) ...

Watt, James, 1736-1819

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Scottish inventor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Birmingham, to Robert Mylne, 1785 Dec. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270660869 From the description of Autograph letter signed Boulton & Watt : Birmingham, to Messrs. Fermin De Tastet & Co., 1791 Jan. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270660856 ...

James Watt and Company (Birmingham, England)

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