Reference numberNLB/11/734
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p359
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary of Admiralty, Whitehall, S.W.
Date26 September 1895
Description'I have to acknowledge receipt of your letter (M 6480) of yesterday's date respecting the Royal Society's request for the assistance of one of Her Majesty's surveying vessels. The letter will be laid before the President and Council at their next meeting.
I am, Sir,
Your obedient Servant,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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