Reference numberNLB/10/597
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p282
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to K J King, 212 E 6th Street, Davenport, Iowa, United States of America
Date1 January 1895
DescriptionIn answer to King's letter of 17th December, it does not come within the Society's functions to aid inventors of mechanical improvements. The practical applications of science comes rather within the scope of the Society of Arts.
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