Reference numberNLB/18/762
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p434
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Clements [Markham]
Date9 May 1899
DescriptionRucker and Clements received a letter from Sir F Mowatt asking to meet him and talk about Antarctic. Admiral Charlton and Spring-Rice also went to the meeting. The result of the meeting was that it seems as though Mowatt had hoped to be able to influence Hicks Beach to put on estimates of 1900 and a [grant] of either £40,000 or £60,000. Asks how to proceed.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA7951Markham; Sir; Clements Robert (1830 - 1916)1830 - 1916
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