Reference numberNLB/1/69
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p65
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary, American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
Date16 February 1886
DescriptionWith reference to an application some time since for a grant of the 'Catalogue of Scientific Papers', the publication is now in the hands of H M Government and is no longer issued from the Royal Society office. H M Government have however acceded to the request and the eight volumes of the publication will be sent through the Smithsonian Institution tomorrow.
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