Reference numberNLB/11/397
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p189
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Under Secretary of State, Colonial Office, Downing Street, S.W.
Date21 June 1895
DescriptionRix acknowledges receipt of the Under Secretary's letter of the 20th, 8852, covering a report on the disease of Yaws in the West Indies [Caribbean]. This will be laid before the Fellows at the next meeting of the Society and preserved in the library.
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