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Reference numberMS/427/443
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p87
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from [Thomas Henry] Huxley, President of the Royal Society; to G. W. Underhill, R.N., The Admiralty
Date16 July 1885
DescriptionIn relation to the request to print invitations to a meeting of the Board of Visitors to Greenwich Observatory, and for a number to be sent to the Admiralty. States that the letters of the Astronomer Royal [William Henry Mahoney Christie] and the Superintendent of the Nautical Almanac [John Russell Hind] have already been printed and can be acquired easily. Suggests sending these to the Members of the Board with the intimation for a meeting to consider the questions of the Commissioner of the Admiralty. [See MS/427/444]
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMS/427/444
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CodeNameDates
NA7673Hind; John Russell (1823 - 1895); Astronomer1823 - 1895
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