Royal Observatory Sydney Decr 6th 1869 Sir In my progress Report June the 4th last I pointed out the unexpected difficulties and expenses attending the measurement of the Base Line at Lake George.
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299/87 1/10/87 W. H. Glover Esq Lake George I am pleased you have successfully placed the northern instrument and the first sheet. I have just compared with the one off old instrument at southern end and they agree very fairly – hoping it will keep time with the other clock so that we will be able to get definite comparisons.
135 Sydney Observatory 18th September 1889 ?? Griffin Esqre ?? for the United States of America My dear Sir In reply to yours of yesterday I have the honour to forward herewith certain pamphlets &c which I hope may be of some service.
181/87 Sydney Observatory July 20th 1887 H C Russell Esq. Dear Sir Yours of June 8th I received late last Saturday afternoon, on Monday I saw Mr Miller and afterwards Mr Eager on the subject of the money not being remitted & Mr. Eager promised to then forward a cablegram to the Agent General advising credit of £620 being the £300 for telescope & 4/5 of £400 for purchase of new Instrument the delay being caused by the letter being marked by him for records instead of for reconsideration??