Reference numberNLB/36/715
Alternative reference numberNLB/36 p413
TitleCopy letter from Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], to Llewellyn W Longstaff, Ridgelands, Wimbledon, S.W.
Date5 December 1907
DescriptionThe Council of the Royal Society, and the Fellows present at the Anniversary meeting, wish to convey the Society's thanks for the gift of £500 which Longstaff has recently handed to the Treasurer for the scientific work of the society. As requested, they have not made his name public.
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