Reference numberMC/11/28
TitleLetter from R R W [Ralph Robert Wheeler] Lingen, Treasury Chambers, to [Joseph Dalton Hooker], President of the Royal Society, Burlington House
CreatorLingen; Ralph Robert Wheeler (1819-1905); British civil servant
Date16 March 1877
DescriptionForwarding a copy of the Admiralty's reply regarding the administration of the parliamentary grant for meteorology. The Treasury had written to the Admiralty to enquire about this topic. The Royal Society is asked to provide details on the nature and extent of the hydrographer's duties.

[Enclosure is present, has an extent of 8p over two papers, labelled MC/11/28a-b within the volume.]
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7983Hooker; Sir; Joseph Dalton (1817 - 1911); botanist1817 - 1911
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