Reference numberMS/427/187
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p36
TitleCopy letter from John Evans, Treasurer of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, Hudson's Bay Company, Lime Street
Date4 May 1882
DescriptionRequests for the Hudson Bay Company to cover any costs incurred by the Circumpolar Expedition during its stay in Canada. Also requests that any cash amount up to £100 requested by Captain Dawson, head of the expedition, be forwarded to him. And reimbursements to be claimed in the same way.
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