Reference numberNLB/3/762
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p365
TitleCopy letter from John Evans, to the Manager, Atlas Insurance Company
Date28 September 1889
DescriptionEvans expresses a wish to take out a policy on behalf of the President, Council and Fellows of the Royal Society for the sum of 1000 pounds to be paid on 1 July 1899, and asks what the annual premium to secure the sum at that date would be or what sum paid down now would insure it. Evans requests that they quote free of commission.
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