Reference numberNLB/1/328
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p239
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Samuel Pierpont Langley, Allegheny Observatory
Date22 December 1886
DescriptionRix as Assistant Secretary sends a cheque for £75-12-9 being the balance of the Rumford Account for the year, due to Langley as Rumford Medalist, and asks for a receipt. The medal has been handed to the care of His Excellency the United States Minister for transmission.
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NA5223Langley; Samuel Pierpont (1834 - 1906)1834 - 1906
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