Reference numberNLB/3/31
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p18
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Miss Lough-Bishop, care of Sir James Paget, 1 Harewood Place
Date19 February 1889
DescriptionA response to Lough-Bishop's letter of 14 February, offering the Royal Society a bust of the late Professor Forbes, with Rix noting that he will lay the matter before the Officers when they meet on Thursday. Soon after he will be able to let her know what arrangements have been made for receiving the bust.
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