Reference numberNLB/11/539
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p261
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Librarian, Columbia College, New York, United States of America
Date18 July 1895
DescriptionIn reply to the Librarian's application for a gift of publications on 8th September 1894, Rix apologises for the long delay in answering. The 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' will in future be sent to Columbia College as published and the 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]' which have hitherto been sent to the School of Mines will in future be addressed to the library of the college.
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