Reference numberCD/16/5
TitleLetter from Walter S. Prideaux, Clerk of the Goldsmiths' Company, to Sir William Huggins, President of the Royal Society
Date10 March 1904
DescriptionExplains that the Goldsmiths Company want to make a grant for the purpose of research work on the character and properties of radium. Understands that the Royal Society would be willing to accept the responsibility for applying the money properly. Informs the President of the Royal Society that the Goldsmiths Company therefore propose making an immediate grant of £1000, and asks if the Royal Society will accept this gift for this purpose.
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NA7376Huggins; Sir; William (1824 - 1910); astronomer1824 - 1910
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