Reference numberNLB/1/707
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p476
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Paymaster General, Whitehall, S.W.
Date8 November 1887
DescriptionRix regrets to say he has mislaid the Paymaster's acknowledgement of a cheque dated 22 February 1887 for £429-8-6 for the publication of the Fort Rae observations. The Society's audit takes place in a weeks time and he wonders if he may be favoured with a duplicate receipt.
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