Reference numberNLB/11/833
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p404
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to W Needham, 70 Shaw Street, Liverpool
Date14 October 1895
DescriptionDr [Michael] Foster only returned from abroad last week and Needham's letter of 12th September was immediately laid before him. Foster knows of no mission to Central Africa which is about to be sent by the Royal Society and does not understand to what expedition Needham's letter refers.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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