Reference numberNLB/10/140
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p70
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster
Date6 October 1894
DescriptionRix thanks Foster for his note. There is no new point about Mr [William Turner Thiselton-]Dyer's letter except that the Foreign Office sent some distinguished Foreigners to the garden instead of the observatory.

Encloses a second edition of the Kennedy circular [not attached]. If there is nothing in it which Foster desires to modify he shall at once circulate it among the rest of the names which Foster marked. Encloses a proof which he shall print on Monday.

Dr Gunther's catalogue group meets next Thursday at 4.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA7968Thiselton-Dyer; Sir; William Turner (1843 - 1928)1843 - 1928
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView