Reference numberMC/11/66
TitleLetter from Arthur Downes, 19 Victoria Street, Shrewsbury, to the Honorary Secretary of the Royal Society, Piccadilly
CreatorDownes; Arthur (1851-1938); British medical inspector
Date30 May 1877
DescriptionEnquiring after the procedure of submitting a paper to the Society. Downes and [Thomas] Blunt have recently completed a paper on the development of microzymes (bacteria).

The top of the letter contains draft notes for a response.
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