Reference numberMS/426/42
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p26
TitleCopy letter from [John William] Lubbock, Treasurer of the Royal Society; to H. Smith, Esq, and to Sir Robertson
Date5 March 1842
DescriptionInforms that the Assistant Secretary will answer any questions regarding the donation fund and asks for the issues to be addressed to him. However, [John William] Lubbock does go on to say he thinks H. Smith's invention does not come under the scope of the fund.
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