Reference numberNLB/2/767
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p377
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Honorable Charles William Fremantle
Date1 November 1888
DescriptionFoster is directed to request that Fremantle will give instructions for the striking of the Royal Society's Copley, Davy and Rumford Medals. They are required for presentation on 30 November to Thomas Henry Huxley (Copley), William Crookes (Davy) and Pietro Tacchini (Rumford), and they will need cases for the medals.
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