Reference numberMS/426/723
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p167
TitleCopy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J L Elliot Esq
Date9 July 1861
DescriptionInforms that the request of Governor Sir George Grey has been acceded, for the South African Library of Cape Town to be placed on the list of institutes entitled to the 'Philosophical Transactions' and the 'Proceedings' from 1848.
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