Reference numberMS/756/26
TitleDraft letters from Michael Foster to Colonel Donnelly and W[illiam] T[urner] Thiselton-Dyer, Royal Observatory Kew
DescriptionThanks Donnelly for his letter and encloses a copy of the report of the conference in electrical units [not present]. Informs Thiselton-Dyer that the Council of the Royal Society received a letter expressing a desire to change the name of the Kew Observatory, and that it has taken the matter into consideration. Written on paper from the Athenaeum Club, Pall Mall.
Physical descriptionPaper
Access statusOpen
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