Reference numberNLB/23/2/546
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p496
TitleCopy letter from Joseph Larmor, to The Deputy Master, Royal Mint
Date3 November 1904
DescriptionAsks them to give instructions for the striking of the Royal Society Copley, Rumford, Davy, Hughes, and Sylvester Medals. They will be needed for 30 November. The names are:

Copley: Sir William Crookes
Rumford: Ernest Rutherford
Davy: William Henry Perkin, Jr
Hughes: Oliver Heaviside
Sylvester: Georg Cantor
Physical descriptionTypescript, faded
Access statusOpen
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