Reference numberMC/4/140
TitleLetter from the parochial school of St Mary-le-Strand, 148 Strand, to Samuel Hunter Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society
Datec. 29 May 1846
DescriptionRequesting an annual contribution of the Society to parochial schools of St Mary le Strand for the support and education of children of poor backgrounds.

The letter is signed by Thomas Greensell Turner, Joshua Frederick Denham, rector, and William Edward Painter [?], senior churchwarden.

[Read at Council on 28 May 1846 and responded to by Charles Richard Weld on 28 May 1846, stating that the Society had no funds for this.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMS/426/202
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5892Denham; Joshua Frederick (c 1801 - 1861)c 1801 - 1861
NA8168Christie; Samuel Hunter (1784 - 1865); mathematician1784 - 1865
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