Reference numberMS/426/684
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p156
TitleCopy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to W Watts Esq, 5 Gray's Inn Square
Date6 February 1860
DescriptionForwards an extract from the President and Council in reply to the memorial sent to them regarding William Henry and Henry Maddock Stevenson. Informs them regarding the bequethed will of Messr Stevenson to the Society is now part of its general funds, and cannot be used to make donations to individuals.
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