Reference numberMS/427/239
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p47
TitleCopy letter from Walter White, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. Ball, FRS
Date22 December 1882
DescriptionRegarding the request to make alterations to the certificate of Dr. Curits, informs Dr. Bell that is it against the regulations to allow alterations to Certificates already received by the Royal Society. Suggests Ball place the additional claims on a blank certificate and have the usual number of Fellow signatures to vouch for it.
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