Reference numberNLB/11/42
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p20
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to W R Barker, Museum and Reference Library, Queen's Road, Bristol
Date5 April 1895
DescriptionIn reply to Barker's letter of yesterday's date, the communication from Her Majesty's Treasury only arrived at the Society last night and as the Society is in recess, Rix fears it will be a week or two before the matter of the 'Challenger' Reports is taken into consideration. When the Committee meets Barker's application shall be placed before them.
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