Reference numberNLB/1/535
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p399
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Richard Owen, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date22 July 1887
DescriptionIn answer to Owen's note of the 20 July [1887], Rix thinks that he sent Owen a letter as well as a roll of drawings. Rix retained a copy in his letter book, it was dated 19 July and in it Rix stated that he returned to Owen Lord Rayleigh's note which Owen had originally sent Rix on the 14th. Rix has seen Wesley and he will be able to go to the museum. Rix asks Owen to communicate with Wesley.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8083Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)1804 - 1892
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