Reference numberNLB/3/721
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p343
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary of The Pasteur Fund, Mansion House
Date24 September 1889
DescriptionRix encloses a cheque for 100 pounds voted for by the Council of the Royal Society in July to be devoted exclusively to the part of the fund intended as an 'acknowledgement of the indebtedness of the people of this country to the Institut Pasteur'. He further encloses cheques amounting to 30 pounds and 16 shillings from Fellows of the Society in response to the appeal on behalf of the Pasteur Institute by Mansion House, and a list of the names of the donors and any specific subjects to which they are to be applied.

The donors listed are Henry Martyn Jeffery, John Fletcher Moulton, Sir William Roberts, Mr Francis Darwin, Lord Rosse [Laurence Parsons], General Edward Robert Festing, Mr Henry Tibbats Stainton, Dr John Russell Reynolds, and Mr Osbert Salvin.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA6500Jeffery; Henry Martyn (1826 - 1891)1826 - 1891
NA2180Moulton; John Fletcher (1844 - 1921); Baron Moulton1844 - 1921
NA6284Roberts; Sir; William (1830 - 1899)1830 - 1899
NA8197Darwin; Sir; Francis (1848 - 1925)1848 - 1925
NA296Parsons; Laurence (1840 - 1908); 4th Earl of Rosse1840 - 1908
NA6775Festing; Edward Robert (1839 - 1912)1839 - 1912
NA6320Stainton; Henry Tibbats (1822 - 1892)1822 - 1892
NA1469Reynolds; Sir; John Russell (1828 - 1896)1828 - 1896
NA1439Salvin; Osbert (1835 - 1898)1835 - 1898
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