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Reference numberNLB/1/307
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p226
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Samuel Pierpoint Langley, Allegheney, United States of America
Date8 December 1886
DescriptionRix today handed to the care of the United States Minister the Rumford Medal recently awarded by the Royal Society, together with a silver copy of the same. Asks for notice of their safe arrival.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Related materialsee NLB/1/305
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