Reference numberNLB/15/297
Alternative reference numberNLB/15 p178
TitleCopy letter from [Michael Foster], to the Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Commercial Department, Foreign Office, S.W.
Date30 July 1897
DescriptionIn reply to the Under Secretary's letter of the 27th, the President of the Royal Society, Lord Lister, is recommended by the Society to serve on the Royal Commission for the Paris Exhibition throughout the entire duration of the Commission.
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