Reference numberNLB/23/2/66
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p70
TitleCopy letter from Sir Michael Foster, to Joseph [Dalton] Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date12 May 1901
DescriptionThe Wedgwood medallion of Sir William Herschel, after Flaxman, which Hooker has been so good as to present to the Royal Society, was laid before the President and Council and it was received that the best of thanks be conveyed to Hooker for his valued gift.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7983Hooker; Sir; Joseph Dalton (1817 - 1911); botanist1817 - 1911
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