Reference numberNLB/11/552
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p268
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary of the Yarrow Home, 73a Queen Victoria Street, E.C.
Date23 July 1895
DescriptionIn answer to the Secretary's letter of yesterday, the President Lord Kelvin [William Thomson] is abroad for some weeks. Rix therefore returns the card of invitation but will forward the documents to Glasgow University which is Kelvin's permanent address.
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