Reference numberMC/2/297
TitleLetter from Prince Augustus Frederick, [the Duke of Sussex, President of the Royal Society], Kensington Palace, to the Royal Society
Date19 August 1838
DescriptionResigning his presidency after eight years in office. The Duke additionally offers advice for the future and on electing his successor.
[The fifth page is contained on a separate sheet and is labelled within the volume as MC/2/297a.]

[Read by Council with a request for circulation on 14 September 1838.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCMP/1/98
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8338Augustus Frederick (1773 - 1843); Duke of Sussex1773 - 1843
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