Reference numberMS/427/112
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p25
TitleCopy letter from Walter White, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society, to T. L. Donaldson, Chairman of the Trustees, Sir John Soane's Museum
Date21 June 1881
DescriptionIn regards to the replacement of the late Sir Philip Egerton (who died in April 1881) on the Board of Trustees. Informs T. P. Donaldson that the Royal Society is aware of the duty and will elect a new member at the 30 November anniversary meeting. Sends a copy of Act concerning the duty and asks for it back.
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