Reference numberNLB/22/613
Alternative reference numberNLB/22 p362
TitleCopy letter from Sir Michael Foster, to M Le Professeur [Jules] Janssen
Date12 June 1901
DescriptionFoster replies on behalf of the President regarding Janssen's letter. Explains the Royal Society did not understand that he desired any comment upon his decision to lend the balloon 'Volta' to the Crystal Palace Exhibition, as they have no official connection with it. Assures him that the promoters will be gratified with his lending them an interesting souvenir of his experience in 1870. His amiable sentiments will be reported to Council tomorrow.
Physical descriptionTypescript, very faded
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6526Janssen; Pierre Jules Cesar (1824 - 1907)1824 - 1907
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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