|Alternative reference number
|Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to L C Wyon, Esq
|9 November 1855
|Informs that the Royal Medal was awarded to John Russell Hind and John Obadiah Westwood, and the Copley Medal for Leon Foucoult. Asks for these medals to be struck and delivered before 30 November. Informs the President has already written to the Queen regarding the Royal Medals and the Copley Medal will also need to be struck as the supply at the Royal Society has been exhausted.
Fellows associated with this archive
|Hind; John Russell (1823 - 1895); astronomer
|1823 - 1895