Letter by H C Russell, 3 November 1871

November 3, 2008

Sydney Observatory 3rd?? November 1871 J?? Phillips?? Esqre Dear Sir I have only been acting here for ?? ?? but from what the staff?? tells?? me I may say that the expedition could not accept the terms??

Letter by H C Russell, 11 June 1889

June 11, 2008

Observatory 11th June 1889 C L Wragge Esqre Dear Sir I duly received your letter asking me to hand over to you the Instruments at Connemara. I am quite willing to do this if you replace them by an exactly similar set delivered here: I have therefore ordered such a set which have been delivered in a satisfactory condition and I now enclose account for them the amount being £1-17-6 Yours truly H.C.