Reference numberMS/427/355
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p67
TitleCopy letter from [Thomas Henry] Huxley, President of the Royal Society; to J. W. Underhill, Hydrogr[aphic] Department, Admiralty
Date3 April 1884
DescriptionInforms J. W. Underhill of the nomination of Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt] M.A., D.C.F, FRS and Captain Sir Frederick [John Owen] Evans K.C.B, FRS to fill the vacancies on the Board of Visitors of the Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
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Related records in the catalogueMC/13/34
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
NA2166Evans; Sir; Frederick John Owen (1815 - 1885)1815 - 1885
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