Thomas Livingstone Mitchell to Faraday   Late September 18371

My dear Sir,

My friend Dr Lindley having been so kind as to make application to you on my behalf respecting three bottles of salt water brought by me from three lakes in the middle of New Holland, and having prevailed on you to do me the great favour to analyse them, I now send them herewith and

I remain, My dear Sir | Your very much obliged | T.L. Mitchell

Date and addressee established from letters 1031 and 1034.