Reference numberMS/426/535
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p124
TitleCopy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Capt. Owen, R.E.
Date15 December 1854
DescriptionIn response to the request from the Board of Trade to have the Royal Society assist the Department of Science and Art carry out the objects of the Paris Universal Exhibition of 1855, informs a Committee has been appointed. The Council has the power to add to the Committee and consists of 18 Fellows. The Fellows are listed.
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Related records in the catalogueMC/5/189
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