Record

Reference numberNLB/3/276
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p156
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Abbott Hadfield, [Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date26 April 1889
DescriptionAsks that he correct and return the enclosed proof [not included], and Rix will remove the longer table as requested.

In response to Hadfield's request for tickets for his friends, Rix notes that if he sends their names and addresses, they will, as usual, be put before the Royal Society President, George Gabriel Stokes. Rix does emphasise that the Society's rooms are not extensive and so invitations are limited.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8230Hadfield; Sir; Robert Abbott (1858 - 1940); Metallurgist1858 - 1940
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



    CONTACT US

    + 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

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView