Reference numberNLB/24/347
Alternative reference numberNLB/24 p207
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date1 May 1902
DescriptionThe Mint reports that the reverse die of the Royal Medal is very defective, some of the design having disappeared; and they ask to be supplied with a correct drawing of the design. The Royal Society does not possess such a drawing, so they venture to ask whether Hooker could lend his copy to the Mint.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7983Hooker; Sir; Joseph Dalton (1817 - 1911); botanist1817 - 1911
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