Reference numberNLB/3/317
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p170
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to [Leveson Francis] Vernon-Harcourt, 6 Queen Anne's Gate, Westminster, S.W.
Date7 May 1889
DescriptionSends thanks for his note, and states that the Royal Society did not know whether Harcourt had decided to exhibit, and so did not send the card until it had arrived. The card has been posted this morning, and should it be the only thing necessary to enable him to explain his exhibit, Rix trusts that Harcourt will be present to do so.
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