Reference numberMS/427/347
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p65
TitleCopy letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Wilson L. Fox. Hon. Secretary, Royal Cornwall Polytechic Society
Date3 March 1884
DescriptionInforms that the wishes of the Government Grant Committee to have 'some reasonable assurance that the observation will be continued.' This was not meant to be taken as a opinion, but a request to see if the Royal Cornwall Polytechic Society can continue with their work. Informs the statement need not be lengthy.
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