Reference numberNLB/2/7
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p13
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Dove, 23 Old Square, Lincolns Inn W.6.
Date2 December 1887
Description'Dear Mr Dove,
The Treasurer is urgently in need of the Minute books of the Darwin Memorial Fund to assist him in some correspondence he has in progress. I wrote to you once before for these books but I did not obtain an answer. Pray do not delay sending them.
I am yours truly,
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee also: NLB/2/30 for another enquiry concerning the whereabouts of the minute books.
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