Reference numberNLB/3/273
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p155
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Francis Darwin, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date26 April 1889
Description'Dear Sir,
I do not think we had any answer from you to our circular letter, so I write to say that we are very short of exhibits for our May Soirée , and if you can possibly help us by showing something it will be a very good thing. Anything illustrating movement of plant tissues wd [would] be specially welcome.
I am, yours faithfully
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8197Darwin; Sir; Francis (1848 - 1925)1848 - 1925
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