Reference numberMC/8/425
TitleLetter from John Spiller, Honorary Secretary of the Photographic Society London, 35 Grosvenor Road, Highbury New Park, to Professor G G [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date8 October 1869
DescriptionRequesting permission to borrow woodcuts for the illustrations to Herschel's observations on solar prominences as they appeared in the 'Proceedings'. Spiller wishes to use them in his society's journal.
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