Reference numberMS/427/392
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p76
TitleCopy letter from Walter White, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Hon. [Charles]. W. Fremantle
Date7 November 1884
DescriptionRequest for Copley, Rumford and Davy Medals to be struck before 30 November, when they will be given out. States they will need cases. Inform the recipients of the medals will be;
Copley :- Carl Ludwig
Rumford :- Tobius Robertus Thalen
Davy :- Hermann Kolbe
George Howard Darwin has also been included as a recipient of the Davy Medal but has been crossed out.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA6524Ludwig; Carl Friedrich Wilhelm (1816 - 1895)1816 - 1895
NA6522Kolbe; Adolph Wilhelm Hermann (1818 - 1884)1818 - 1884
NA8198Darwin; Sir; George Howard (1845 - 1912); mathematician and geophysicist1845 - 1912
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