|Alternative reference number||NLB/2 p470|
|Title||Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor William Kitchen Parker, [Fellow of the Royal Society] |
|Date||17 January 1889|
|Description||'Dear Mr Parker,|
We have given you £25 for your work on Protopterus - it is to be understood that no part of this is to be paid for the specimen of Protopterus [underlined] - for these were paid for out of the Gov [Government] Grant some time ago. You can spend it as you propose on paying an artist.