Reference numberNLB/23/2/326
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p297
TitleCopy letter sent from Sir Michael Foster, to Professor McCracken, [New York University]
Date6 May 1903
DescriptionSir Arthur Rucker has sent a letter which McCracken wrote on 17 February relating to the proposed Marine Biological Station at Bermuda. The Royal Society has already written to the H M Colonel Secretary expressing sympathy with the project and donating £100, and they are glad to learn that the Universities of New York and Harvard propose jointly to undertake the financial responsibility and control of the station.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
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