Correspondence from James Spratt regarding lightning conductors
- Spratt, James
Spratt esteems as 'a great privilege' Gibb's request that 'I should permit my Patent Lightning conductor ... to be transferred to the South Kensington Museum.
The letter is written on the reverse of promotional literature for Spratt's patent flat woven excitation copper conductors with a note requesting the delivery of the lightning conductor etc... to Messrs. Joseph Hart & Son, Wych Street, Strand. It is signed and dated by Spratt on 11th July 1863.