Reference numberNLB/2/273
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p168
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to B B Maxwell, 19 Broughton Place, Edinburgh
Date21 March 1888
DescriptionRix states that mechanical inventions are not within the usual scope of the Royal Society, but that any scientific research paper may be read before the Society providing it is endorsed by a Fellow of the Society. For assistance to present on research Rix recommends applying for a Government Grant and encloses the relevant form [not included].
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