Reference numberNLB/3/811
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p383
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Baron Gevers, Secretary to the Netherlands Legation
Date15 October 1889
DescriptionFurther to their earlier correspondence of September, Rix is pleased to inform Gevers that the manuscript report regarding tidal currents in the Netherlands East Indian waters, forwarded to the Royal Society in 1841, but missing in 1879, has been located. The Society would be glad to send the manuscript to the Netherlands Government, and Rix will await further instructions on the matter.
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