Reference numberMS/427/441
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p87
TitleCopy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the French Ambassador [William Henry Waddington]
Date1 July 1885
DescriptionConcerning the investigation of the Cholera outbreak in Spain by Prof. [Charles Smart] Roy and Mr. [Charles Scott] Sherrington. Explains that the investigation will be funded by the Royal Society and they will be carrying instruments of precision. Requests to ensure as little hindrance as possible through customs as they travel through France.
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