Reference numberNLB/3/1091
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p495
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor John Tyndall, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date9 January 1890
Description'Dear Sir,
Dr [Michael] Foster was in the house when your note arrived & he has asked me to answer it for him. We do not take the Zeitschrift für Hygiene. I send you by Dr Foster's instructions Proc. R.S. ['Proceedings of the Royal Society'] No281 containing the Croonian Lecture. This should be already in your possession. I trust there is no irregularity on the part of the printers in posting the Proceedings to you?
Yours truly
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec [Assistant Secretary]'.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8293Tyndall; John (1820 - 1893); natural philosopher1820 - 1893
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