Reference numberNLB/13/403
Alternative reference numberNLB/13 p243
TitleCopy letter from Theodore E James, to W F H Blandford
Date21 August 1896
DescriptionThe bearer brings Blandford the manuscript of Dr [David] Bruce's second report on the tsetse fly which Professor [Michael] Foster wishes Blandford to read. The Colonial Office send also some specimens of the whole and parts of the fly. These James retains at the Society as well as Mr Pringle's negatives, but they are to be handed to Blandford whenever he asks for them.

Encloses another copy of the 'Memorandum [not attached]'. There is nothing further to be done to it, and it has been circulated amongst the Tsetse Committee.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8153Bruce; Sir; David (1855 - 1931)1855 - 1931
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView