Reference numberMS/426/492
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p118
TitleCopy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to J F W [John Frederick William] Herschel
CreatorWeld; Charles Richard (1813-1869); English writer; historian; Royal Society Librarian
Date25 November 1853
DescriptionDirects John Frederick William Herschel's attention to an advertisement in which Mr [John Russell] Hind is referred to as an FRS, which he is not. Explains it is intended to bring his candidature forward again this year and is keen to ensure nothing will prejudice his election this time round. This might be the case with the advertisement.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/5/128
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8238Herschel; Sir; John Frederick William (1792 - 1871); astronomer1792 - 1871
NA7673Hind; John Russell (1823 - 1895); astronomer1823 - 1895
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