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Gilbert, John, 1817-1897



  • Existence: July 21, 1817-October 5, 1897

Found in 7 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

John Gilbert letter to Richard Redgrave, 1880 June 8

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 44
Call Number: MSS 22
Scope and Contents: "My Dear Redgrave, I shall have much pleasure in voting for Mr. Gilbert Redgrave [Redgrave's son] and trust that nothing may arise to prevent my being here on Monday 14th. Very truly yours, John Gilbert.
Dates: 1880 June 8

Letters to Richard Redgrave

Call Number: MSS 22
Overview: The archive comprises approximately 400 autograph letters, from upwards of 120 correspondents, addressed to Richard Redgrave (1804-1888).
Dates: circa 1840-circa 1880

Samuel Read letter to Sir John Gilbert, 1872 March 18

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: Read 2
Call Number: MSS 84
Scope and Contents: Concerning the Artists' General Benevolent Institution.
Dates: 1872 March 18

Thomas Miles Richardson letter to Sir John Gilbert, 1872 March 16

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: Richardson 1
Call Number: MSS 84
Scope and Contents: Concerning The Artists' General Benevolent Institution dinner.
Dates: 1872 March 16