Reference numberNLB/13/457
Alternative reference numberNLB/13 p284
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Secretary, Her Majesty's Treasury
Date17 September 1896
DescriptionIn reference to the enclosed memorandum which has been received by the Society Foster is directed to state that the Society will very shortly send in a list of further recommendations of gifts of the 'Challenger' Reports, in that list the Royal Scottish Geographical Society is recommended for the gift of 'Deep Sea Deposits' and 'Botany', volume one.
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