Reference numberMC/8/106
TitleLetter from Henry Dircks, Green Man Hotel, Blackheath, to Walter White, [Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date11 November 1867
DescriptionHeavily criticising the statement made by J H Pepper, who claims to have introduced Dircks to several members of the Royal Society in hopes of getting him elected. This relates to a model of Dircks' invention of 'optical illusions', which he had given to the Polytechnic Institution. Pepper's statement is in a newspaper clipping attached to the second side of the letter.
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