Reference numberNLB/3/586
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p292
TitleCopy letter from [Michael Foster], to E White Wallis, The Salisbury Institute, Parkes Museum, 74a Margaret Street
Date18 July 1889
DescriptionIn response to his circular and letter of 4 June, Foster is able to inform Wallis that the President and Council of the Royal Society have appointed Dr George Buchanan and Dr Edward Ballard to represent the Society at the International Congress of Hygiene and Statistics being held in London in 1891, and that both men have agreed to serve as delegates.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6644Buchanan; Sir; George (1831 - 1895)1831 - 1895
NA6965Ballard; Edward (1820 - 1897)1820 - 1897
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