Record

Reference numberNLB/17/153
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p104-107
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Secretary to Her Majesty's Treasury, Whitehall, S.W.
Date28 July 1898
DescriptionProvides a list of recommended recipients, both individuals and institutions, to which the Royal Society desire to make presentations of surplus volumes of the 'Challenger' report. A large number of volumes are recommended in favour of individuals. The names of these gentlemen in connection with which the authors of the volumes recommended have been consulted as far as possible, have been chosen with a special view to the gifts being useful for the furtherance of scientific investigation in the subject dealt with in the volumes presented. The presentation of the narrative is recommended in five cases only.
Extent4p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
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



    CONTACT US

    + 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

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView