Reference numberNLB/12/726
Alternative reference numberNLB/12 p408
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Agent-General for Tasmania, 5 Victoria Street, S.W.
Date20 April 1896
We have been informed by the Secretary of State for the Colonies that your Government will be willing to arrange for the attendance of a Delegate representing Tasmania at the forthcoming Conference respecting the cataloguing of Scientific Literature. I am directed, therefore, to send you (inclosed herewith) a printed letter for the information of the Delegate in question, containing suggestions as to the points to be submitted to the Conference.
I am, your obedient servant,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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