Reference numberNLB/2/728
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p357
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Commissioner, US Patent Office
Date19 October 1888
DescriptionIn response to their enquiry of 9 August, Rix notes that forwarding the publications of the Patent Office via the Smithsonian Institution would be the most convenient for the Royal Society. Rix records that they sent the office a large parcel of publications last month through the Institution.
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