Reference numberMDA/A/12/89
TitleLetter David Christie Martin to the B Secretary, Royal Society with enclosed letter from Richard Clegg, Town Clerk and Solicitor, Town Clerk's Office, Town Hall, Chesterfield
Date15 March 1947
DescriptionAttaches letter from Clegg and sees no reason to reject request.

Clegg's letter reads that Chesterfield Town Council have decided to confer the Honarary Freedom of the Borough upon Sir Robert Robinson, a native of this town. An illuminated scroll with a silver-mounted casket will be presented to Robinson in June. Requests permission to incorporate the Royal Society Arms on the scroll.
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