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Reference numberNLB/30/38
Alternative reference numberNLB/30 p30
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Joseph Larmor and Archibald Geikie, to Sir Michael Foster, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date20 January 1905
DescriptionThe President [William Huggins] yesterday reported to the Council Foster's letter intimating that the business of the International Association of Academies had been transferred to the Imperial Academy of Sciences of Vienna as directing Academy and that Foster's duties as representative of the Society on the International Council had now terminated.

Expresses the great regret of the Council that Foster is unable to accept a further nomination as the representative of the Society.

Sends a copy of a resolution unanimously adopted by the Council recording their appreciation of the success of the general assembly of the International Association of Academies under the direction of the Royal Society.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); Physicist1857 - 1942
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
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