Reference numberNLB/2/531
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p286
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Commissioner, US Commission of Fish & Fisheries, Washington DC, USA
Date27 July 1888
DescriptionResponding to their letters of 28 March and 25 April, Rix is able to announce that the President of the Royal Society has agreed to the Library Committee recommendation that any papers from the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society' and 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society' relating to fish and fish culture, be presented to the US Commission of Fish & Fisheries. 'Proceedings' is posted as issued, but they will need to apply for 'Transactions'.
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