Reference numberNLB/15/698
Alternative reference numberNLB/15 p380
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Under Secretary of State for India, India Office, Whitehall, S.W.
Date19 November 1897
DescriptionWith reference to the Foster's letter of the 30th July giving particulars of the composition of the expedition about to be sent out to India to observe the solar eclipse in January 1898, the constitution of the observing party has been altered. Dr A A Common is prevented from joining and Dr Ralph Copeland with an assistant, Mr Macpherson, will proceed to Nagpur, sailing in the 'Britiania', due at Bombay on 27th December.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6681Common; Andrew Ainslie (1841 - 1903)1841 - 1903
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