GALTON, Douglas. 12066

£100

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to Robert Rawlinson, asking whether the recent Sanitary Acts “empower domiciliary visits of local authorities to trace out suspected causes of disease in houses”, and other similar enquiries. 4 pp. 8 x 5 inches, fine. British Association, Bradford, 17 September 1873. Sir Douglas Strutt Galton (1822-1899), scientist, interested in submarine telegraphy, sanitary science, the higher education of women, and much else.