Reference numberMS/427/283
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p55
TitleCopy letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Leonard Courtney, M.P, Treasury
Date28 June 1883
DescriptionAcknowledges letter to the President of the Royal Society. Explains the President [William Spottiswoode] has died yesterday, so dealing with the letter's contents 'through the melancholy event' may be delayed. [See MS/427/310]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMS/427/310
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NA7690Spottiswoode; William (1825 - 1883)1825 - 1883
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