Reference numberNLB/15/74
Alternative reference numberNLB/15 p44
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Dr Thomas Lauder Brunton, [Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date18 June 1907
DescriptionThe enclosed letter [not attached], which should be returned, has been received from [Edward Albert Sharpey-]Schafer. Mr S Vincent's application to the Government Grant for the same purpose was deferred.

If the grant was deferred simply for lack of funds, the President and Council might be disposed to make a grant from the £500 at their disposal, but they wish to be advised by Brunton as chairman of 'G'. Council meets again on 1 July.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6432Brunton; Sir; Thomas Lauder (1844 - 1916)1844 - 1916
NA8017Sharpey-Schafer; Sir; Edward Albert (1850 - 1935)1850 - 1935
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