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Reference numberNLB/1/451
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p325
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to William Henry Mahoney Christie, Astronomer Royal
Date5 May 1887
Description'The enclosed letter has been received and laid before the P. & C. [President and Council] and I am directed to ask you to give them your advice as to the proposal contained in it.
(signed) M. Foster
Sec. R.S. [Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6998Christie; Sir; William Henry Mahoney (1845 - 1922)1845 - 1922
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