Reference numberNLB/16/706
Alternative reference numberNLB/16 p381
TitleCopy letter from [the Secretaries of the Royal Society], to [Sir Philip Magnus]
Date23 May 1898
DescriptionAcknowledge Magnus' letter apologizing for affixing his name to a memorial of Fellows of the Royal Society. The misapprehension under which his name was added was shared by several guests of the Society on 11 May, and their names were also necessarily eexcluded from the memorial as presented to the Prime Minister.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
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