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Sir Joseph Banks, President of the Royal Society 1778-1820.
Four pages in the hand of Sir J. Banks, from a letter-book, giving his 'Opinions on the subject of the slave trade'. Unsigned. Incomplete.
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Listed as no. 1 in Manuscript Collections (excluding Africana) in Rhodes House Library, Oxford, compiled by Louis B. Frewer (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1970).
Banks | Joseph | 1743-1820 | Sir | Baronet Naturalist