Reference numberMC/11/347
TitleLetter from Wm [William] Biden, 13 Kensington Park Road, to the Secretary of the Royal Society
Date25 April 1879
DescriptionApplying for the role of assistant librarian [clerk] to the Royal Society. Biden offers an overview of his employment history in various libraries and encloses a testimonial from R H Soden Smith, the Keeper of the Art Library at the South Kensington Museum.

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[The second page is on a separate paper, labelled MC/11/347a within the volume.]
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