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Reference numberNLB/1/432
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p315
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to George Mathews Whipple, Superintendent, Kew Observatory
Date18 March 1887
Description'In answer to your inquiry, I am directed to inform you that at their meeting on November 20th 1886m the President and Council of the Royal Society appointed Staff-Commander Creak, F.R.S., a member of the Kew Committee in the place of Sir F. Evans, deceased.
I am, your obediently,
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. RS. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
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