Record

Reference numberNLB/3
Alternative reference numberNLB/3
LevelFile
TitleNew Letter Book volume 3, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration
Date11 February 1889-13 January 1890
DescriptionNew Letter Book volume 3 containing carbon copies of outgoing Royal Society correspondence. Subjects are general administrative, including material on committees, refereeing and printing of papers, soirees and other annual routines.

Primary authors: Assistant Secretary, Herbert Rix.

Primary recipients: Clay & Sons; T P Collings [Collings & Company]; Dulau & Company; Drake & Gorham; John Evans; Michael Foster; Harrison & Sons; Lendenfeld Monograph; Robarts, Lubbcok & Company; Lord Raylegih [John William Strutt]; Professor Edward Albert Sharpey-Schafer; George Gabriel Stokes; Her Majesty's Treasury; Trubner & Company; West, Newman & Company.

Contains alphabetical index of letter recipients referring to the page on which the letter is to be found, but not to the individual letter.
Extent501p comprising 1107 letters
FormatCarbon
Manuscript
Physical descriptionVolume half-bound in brown leather, brown cloth binding.
DimensionsHeight 44(cm), width 29(cm).
Access statusOpen
Access conditionsNot currently available to view due to conservation
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1686Evans; Sir; John (1823 - 1908)1823 - 1908
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
NA8017Sharpey-Schafer; Sir; Edward Albert (1850 - 1935)1850 - 1935
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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