Reference numberMC/17
TitleVolume 17 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society
DescriptionLetters sent to the Royal Society, generally on official business, and usually to Officers or Assistant Secretaries. The volume also contains a small number of draft and copy outgoing letters, written by Officers or Secretaries in correspondence.

The dates of letters from MC/17/301 onwards are estitmates and range between [insert dates]. A small portion of letters bears a day and month only, lacking the year. Previous work has been done and estimated years have been added to the physical record, in pencil. Addresses of authors are often not present.
Included are notes and letters without obvious authors and/or recipients, as well as fiscal calculations, copies of letters, reports, and extracts from appendicies of scientific works and other documents.
Extent1 volume; 368 items
Physical descriptionBound volume
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1391Power; Sir; William Henry (1842 - 1916)1842 - 1916
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA554Schiaparelli; Giovanni Virginio (1835 - 1910)1835 - 1910
NA8069Lister; Joseph (1827 - 1912); 1st Baron Lister of Lyme Regis1827 - 1912
NA3357Mittag-Leffler; Gosta (1846 - 1927)1846 - 1927
NA1623Heim; Albert (1849 - 1937)1849 - 1937
NA1248Copeman; Sydney Arthur Monckton (1862 - 1947)1862 - 1947
NA6838Horsley; Sir; Victor Alexander Haden (1857 - 1916)1857 - 1916
NA6682Hicks; Henry (1837 - 1899)1837 - 1899
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