Reference numberMS/427/309
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p59
TitleCopy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert Henry] Scott, Esq.
Date5 November 1883
DescriptionGives thanks for the offer of General Sir [Edward] Sabines Medals, which the Royal Society will accept. Informs of the proposal to convert the Royal Medals into cash and keep the Lalande Medal as a memorial to him. The cash generated will go into the Scientific Relief Fund.
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Related records in the catalogueMC/12/358
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1159Scott; Robert Henry (1833 - 1916)1833 - 1916
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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