Reference numberNLB/12/710
Alternative reference numberNLB/12 p400
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Thomas Henry Sanderson, [The Foreign Office]
Date14 April 1896
DescriptionFoster, in response to Sanderson's letter of 14 March which informed the Royal Society of the appointment of Messieurs Nagaoka Hantaro and Osawa Yakutaro as the Japanese delegates to the Conference concerning the Scientific Catalogue, asks whether Sanderson will take steps to ensure that the enclosed circular, containing suggested business for the conference, be forwarded to these two men. He further asks for the addresses of the two men for the purposes of future correspondence.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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