Reference numberMS/929/1/220
TitleLetter from Dawson Turner, 37 George Square, Edinburgh, to James Mackenzie Davidson
Date7 April 1909
DescriptionThanks Mackenzie Davidson for operating on his eye last week and comments that he has had no trouble with it since. Writes that he is going to Paris next week to see what they are doing with radium there.

[This correspondence from Turner is accompanied by a print of his obituary notice, originally published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh' in 1930.]
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