Reference numberMDA/A/23/21
Alternative reference numberA3.7
TitleCopy letter from Sir Henry Thomas Tizard, to Professor Francois Antoine Lacroix, Institut de France, Academie des Sciences, Paris
Date8 February 1945
DescriptionResponse from the Foreign Secretary to the note delivered to the Royal Society by Lacroix's nephew, sending good wishes from the Society and reporting the deaths of Sir Henry Lyons and Sir Henry Miers during the Second World War. Also refers to Tizard's hope that another of the Society's officers may soon call on Foreign Members in Paris for the purpose of getting their signatures in the Charter Book.
FormatTypescript copy
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee also MDA/A/23/20 for a copy of the note to which Tizard is referring in this letter
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8290Tizard; Sir; Henry Thomas (1885 - 1959)1885 - 1959
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