Reference numberNLB/25/317
Alternative reference numberNLB/25 p191
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Dr Christy
Date16 October 1902
DescriptionHas received Christy's telegram relating to return by Congo. The telegram was laid before the Committee, though if it was to be acted upon officially it should have been sent through Dr Low, the leader of the expedition. At the instruction of the Committee Foster has wired and written to Low. This will be communicated officially to Christy but the instructions of the Committee are that the original instructions should be adhered to and Dr Low should return by Sea, and that Christy should return by the Nile.
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