Reference numberNLB/10/768
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p366
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Henry James Chaney, Board of Trade, Standards Department, Old Palace Yard, S.W.
Date2 February 1895
Description[Copy typescript faded almost to illegibility] With respect to Chaney's letter of yesterday's date, 21st February will be the earliest date at which the President [Lord Kelvin, William Thomson] will be able to join the Council in visiting the office to inspect their Standards.
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