Reference numberNLB/1/313
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p229
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to J Palfreman
Date13 December 1886
DescriptionMessrs Haden & Sons are preparing a plan of the Royal Society's boiler to submit for Palfreman's approval. Rix as Assistant Secretary asks if Palfreman can hasten this matter as the work of the office and library is being seriously hindered by the cold.
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