Reference numberNLB/2/993
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p483
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Henry Hennessy, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date23 January 1889
DescriptionRix is uncertain whether he understands Hennessy's card, but interprets 'note' to indicate the manuscript of the 'Note on the English Foot & Yard' and assumes this indicates an intention to withdraw the paper, and as a consequence Rix has registered this and returns the manuscript. Rix is not sure what is meant by 'proof of the last paper of Dec 20', as the last paper received was on 26 December and it has not been put into type.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA5993Hennessy; Henry (1826 - 1901)1826 - 1901
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