Reference numberNLB/23/2/262
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p244
TitleCopy letter from Sir Michael Foster, to The Under Secretary of State for India
Date17 November 1902
DescriptionTheir letter of 9 October enclosing a copy of a letter from the Government of India relative to the continuance of the Committee appointed by the Royal Society to advise on matters connected with scientific research in India, was laid before President and Council and they wish to express their thanks for the explanation the Secretary of State has been good enough to give regarding their action in this matter.

They also add that it has been resolved to continue the Committee of Advice appointed by the Royal Society at the request of the Secretary of State.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
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