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Reference numberNLB/1/662
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p447
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to W J Woods, Elmhurst, Holly Park, Crouch Hill, N.
Date27 October 1887
DescriptionIn reply to Woods' letter of 21 October [1887] and that of Mr C Ray Woods of 27 July, the matter has been mentioned to the Council of the Royal Society. At the last meeting £150 was voted to Dr [David] Gill from the Donation Fund to assist him in defraying expenses incurred in his researches on stellar photography. The Society is unable to interfere in any arrangements that may have been made between Dr Gill and Mr C Ray Woods.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Related materialsee NLB/1/676
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6654Gill; Sir; David (1843 - 1914); Astronomer1843 - 1914
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