Reference numberNLB/1/377
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p277
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Philip Magnus
Date1 February 1887
DescriptionMagnus' letter 9176c addressed to Professor [George Gabriel] Stokes was considered at a recent meeting of the [Royal Society] Library Committee. The application was postponed the Committee not feeling themselves presently able to place the name of the City of Guilds Institute upon their rapidly increasing free list.
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