Reference numberNLB/4/1061
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p442
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Autotype Company, 74 New Oxford Street, W.C.
Date9 January 1891
DescriptionRix's estimate for Professor [Sharpey-]Schafer's two plates is accepted and the arrangement of the plates is approved. Schafer has taken the scheme with him, as he says that the Autotype Company is about to call upon him for the negatives and for instructions. Rix does not know if Schafer has written to the Company to fix a time and place or whether he is leaving this to Rix. Rix provides Schafer's private address.
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