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Freeling, Francis, Sir, 1764-1836



  • Existence: 1764 - 1836

Sir Francis Freeling (1764-1836), British Secretary of the General Post Office in London

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Sir Joseph Banks papers

Call Number: MS 58
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, notes, and other papers documenting the personal life and professional career of Sir Joseph Banks, a British naturalist and explorer. Correspondence with stewards and landowners in Lincolnshire and elsewhere detail Banks' interest in agriculture and farming. Other papers relate to family estates, to Banks' scientific investigations and to his interest in the exploration of Africa and other regions. A translation of Frederic Horneman's "Travels...
Dates: 1763-1830

Freeling correspondence

Call Number: OSB MSS 36
Overview: Letters to Freeling, mainly concerning his work for the postal service. Some letters contain a draft of Freeling's reply.
Dates: 1794-1841