Reference numberNLB/23/1/687
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/1 p401
TitleCopy letter from Theodore E James, to W Hastings Fowler
Date3 January 1902
DescriptionFowler's letter referring to the Captain Cook Medal has been handed to James for reply. Encloses a copy of a printed supplementary catalogue of medals in possession of the Society, including the Cook Medal [not enclosed]. The Society owns only a bronze copy and that was only recently presented by Sir John Evans. Weld's History of the Royal Society provides an account of the institution of the medal. The original designs are at the Society.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView