Reference numberMS/427/302
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p58
TitleCopy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Col. [William Russell] Parnell
Date27 October 1883
DescriptionInforms of the decision of the Council not to take up Col. [William Russell] Parnell's offer to sent him to observe and report on the recent earthquake at Ischia [Italy]. Mentions the offer was sent 2 August and 13 October [1883].
Access statusOpen
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