Reference numberNLB/1/25
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p28
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Secretary, Museum of Natural History, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Date23 November 1885
DescriptionThe President and Council of the Royal Society at their last meeting agreed at the instance of Sir Joseph Hooker to send the 15 original drawings by Mr Albany Hancock illustrating the organisation of Brachiopoda for Exhibition in the Museum of Natural History, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Asks for notification of receipt of the same.
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