Reference numberMC/3/273
TitleLetter from Prince Alexander Labanoff, St. Petersburg, to [the Marquis of Northampton, President of the Royal Society]
Date14 May 1843
DescriptionOffering his help to the Commission [for standard lengths and weights] by sending [Edward] Troughton's standard scale.
[Offer received with thanks by Council on 1 June 1843.]

[Alternate name spelling: Alexandre Labanov-Rostovsky]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/3/294
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2272Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton1790 - 1851
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