Newton’s Correspondence

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151.

Draft Letter from Newton to John Wallis, c. July 1695

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.3, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00179

152.

Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 3 July 1695

Author: John Wallis

Source: MS Add. 3977.17, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00193

153.

Letter concerning various possessions seized from counterfeiters in Norfolk

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/42.50, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00926

154.

Letter concerning the petitions of Peter Floyer and Charles Shales

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/43.53, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00927

155.

Copy of appointment of Newton as Warden of the Mint under William III (in Latin)

Author: Pigott

Source: MINT 1/5/26r, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01105

156.

"Dr Newton's Oath as Warden of the Mint"

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/37.53, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00921

157.

"Memoriall about Mint Money"

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/37.57, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00922

158.

Mint presentment concerning the provision of instruments and officers for the five Country Mints

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/38.39, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00923

159.

Letter concerning the allowances made to the Warden and Master of the Mint, requesting additional funds

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/38.48, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00924

160.

Letter concerning the doings of Clark, Deputy Master of the Chester Mint

Author: Edmond Halley

Source: MM/5.42, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01250

161.

Letter concerning the allowed method of production of money of English standard at the Chester Mint

Author: Edmond Halley

Source: MM/5.40, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01248

162.

Letter concerning the memorial of Jonathan Ambrose

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/41.48, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00925

163.

De Trigonometriâ Sphæricâ Rectangulâ

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/61, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00331

164.

Letter to Charles Montagu describing the solution to the mathematical problems proposed by John Bernoulli

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/61a, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00332

165.

Letter from Newton to Edmund Halley, dated 11 February 1696/7

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/67, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00277

166.

Letter concerning Halley's acceptance of Newton's offer to assist him in securing an engineer's place

Author: Edmond Halley

Source: MM/5.41, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01249

167.

Copy of letter ordering the removal of the smith's forge from below the Governor's lodgings

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 10/2/70v, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01243

168.

Letter from Newton to Edmund Halley, dated 14 March 1696/7

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/66, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00276

169.

Copy of letter concerning Mr Molineux's suspicion of foul play among the tellers or in the melting house

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 10/2/42v, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01227

170.

Response to the petition of James Roettiers

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: T 1/46.43, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00928

171.

Letter to Thomas Molineux concerning the suspension of Lewis

Author: Edmond Halley

Source: MM/5.44, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01252

172.

Copy of letter ordering all in possession of money from the country mints to be called to account

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 10/2/53r, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01230

173.

Letter to Molineux concerning the actions of Mason

Author: Edmond Halley

Source: MM/5.45, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01253

174.

Copy of letter condemning the quarrelling at the Chester Mint and promising to resolve the issue

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 10/2/53v, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT01231

175.

Noah Neal's Letter to Isaac Newton

Author: Noah Neal

Source: MINT 15/17/280, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00919

[1] 1 f.

[2]

in English with some Latin passages

[3] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 May 1695 [MS Add. 3977.16] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 3 July 1695 [MS Add. 3977.17]

[4]

[5] 1 f.

[6]

in English

[7] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 May 1695 [MS Add. 3977.16] Draft Letter from Newton to John Wallis, c. July 1695 [MS Add. 3977.3]

[8]

[9]

Printed in NC, 4: 218-9.

[10]

Printed in NC, 4: 236-7. Draft in Mint 19/1/197, MINT00024.

[11]

Excerpts printed in NC, 4: 200-1, alongside an English translation.

[12]

Printed in NC, 4: 201-2.

[13]

Signed by the Mint Board.

[14]

Printed in NC, 4: 202-3.

[15]

Printed in NC, 4: 204-5.

[16]

Printed in NC, 4: 205-6.

[17]

Printed in NC, 4: 246.

[18]

Printed in NC, 4: 213-4.

[19]

Printed in NC, 4: 216-7.

[20] 1 p.

[21]

in English

[22] 2 p.

[23]

in Latin

[24]

Published in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 224 (January 1696/7), pp. 384-9.

[25] 2 ff.

[26]

Published in J.F. Scott (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 4 (Cambridge: 1967), pp. 229-30

[27]

[28]

Printed in NC, 4: 230-1.

[29]

Printed in NC, 7: 403.

[30] 1 f.

[31]

Published in J.F. Scott (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 4 (Cambridge: 1967), pp. 193-4

[32]

[33]

Printed in NC, 7: 399-400.

[34]

Signed by the Mint Board.

[35]

Printed in NC, 4: 240-1.

[36]

Signed by the Mint Board.

[37]

Signed by the Mint Board.

[38]

Printed in NC, 7: 400-1.

[39]

Printed in NC, 4: 248.

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