Reference numberNLB/1/257
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p196
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Secretary of the Treasury
Date10 November 1886
DescriptionFoster as Secretary of the Royal Society is directed to send for the information of the Lords of the Treasury, the following statement of personal grants agreed to at the last meeting of the Government Grant Committee, 3 November 1886 [not attached]. Asks if the Lords will sanction these grants.

Copy letter annotated that it was transferred to the Government Grant letter book.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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