Reference numberNLB/1/327
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p238
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Comptroller, HM Stationary Office
Date21 December 1886
Description'I am directed by the Treasurer of the Royal Society to beg that you will favour him with a statement of the sum due to you from the Royal Society on account of the Fort Rae Observations (International Polar Commission), printed by Her Majesty's Stationary Office.
I have the honour to be, Sir,
your obedient Servant,
Herbert Rix, Assistant Secretary, Royal Society'.
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