Reference numberMS/426/553
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p126
TitleCopy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to L C Wyon, Esq
Date9 November 1855
DescriptionInforms 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.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7673Hind; John Russell (1823 - 1895); astronomer1823 - 1895
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