Reference numberNLB/17/761
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p478
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster and Arthur William Rucker, to Monsieur le Secretaire, Académie Impériale des Sciences, St Petersburg
Date19 December 1898
DescriptionMr A Shipley of Christ's College, Cambridge, having been appointed a delegate of the University of Cambridge at the approaching centenary of the Imperial Military Academy of Medicine, the Society are directed to introduce him to the Secretary of the Academy as a gentleman who, though not a Fellow of the Society, has kindly made himself acquainted with their views, especially in the matter of the International Catalogue of Scientific Literature, and with whom, therefore, the Secretary may wish to confer on the matter.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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