Reference numberMC/11/345
TitleLetter from Gerard W Smith, North Lodge, Muswell Hill, to the Secretary of the Royal Society, Burlington House
CreatorSmith; Gerard W (fl 1879)
Date25 April 1879
DescriptionApplying for the role of clerk to the Royal Society. Smith gives a detailed overview of his education and employment background as well as his linguistic skills and referees.

[The letter covers two papers, the second of which is labelled MC/11/345a within the volume.]
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