Reference numberNLB/3/909
Alternative reference numberNLB/3 p422
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Thomas Edward Thorpe, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date9 November 1889
DescriptionFoster has the pleasure to inform Thorpe that the President and Council of the Royal Society have awarded him the Royal Medal for his 'researches on Fluroine Compound' and for his 'determination of the Atomic Weights of Titanium and Gold', and it has also been approved by Queen Victoria. Foster hopes that Thorpe will be able to attend the Anniversary meeting of the Society to receive it in person.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7855Thorpe; Sir; Thomas Edward (1845 - 1925); chemist1845 - 1925
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