Reference numberMC/11/348
TitleLetter from Herbert Rix, 40 Victoria Park Road, to the Secretary of the Royal Society
CreatorRix; Herbert (1850-1906); clerk and assistant secretary of the Royal Society
Date25 April 1879
DescriptionApplying for the role of clerk and assistant to the librarian of the Royal Society. He elaborates on his education, in particular his linguistic and scientific knowledge, and also submits twelve testimonials.

[All twelve enclosures are present, with a total extent of 24p, and are labelled within the volume as MC/11/348a-348l.]
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