Reference numberMS/427/270
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p53
TitleCopy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Treasury
Date13 March 1883
DescriptionUpdates the Secretary of the Treasury concerning in the publication of the Challenger Reports. That the Challenger Committee have received an annual statement and are happy with the progress of Dr. [John] Murray to reduce expenditure and speed up publication. That the Committee approves of added three names, Dr. Graff, Dr. Bergh and Counte Castraeane to be added to the list of 12 contributors who will receive a copy. The Committee also approves of Murray's suggestion that more copies of the general narrative should be published than the others, as these will appeal to a wider audience.
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