Reference numberMC/11/57
TitleLetter from Baron Tenterden, Foreign Office, to the Secretary of the Royal Society
CreatorAbbott; Charles (1834-1882); 3rd Baron Tenterden; British diplomat
Date9 May 1877
DescriptionRegarding the Professor Zacchini's claims on the Royal Society for payment relating to the eclipse expedition in India. The Italian Minister of Public Instruction has accepted the Society's proposal on the matter and regards the matter as closed.
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