Reference numberMS/427/164
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p32
TitleCopy letter from Walter White, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretaries of the Royal Irish Academy and the Royal Society of Edinburgh
Date3 March 1882
DescriptionInforms of the arrangement of a grant of £4000 a year for the promotion of Scientific Research by the Treasury. Explains a Committee will be set up soon and asks for both to nominate 2 representatives each to take part.
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