Reference numberNLB/4/370
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p155
TitleCopy letter from Archibald Geikie, to le Directeur de la Société Imperiale Minéralogique de St Pétersbourg
Date2 May 1890
DescriptionOn behalf of the President and Council Geikie conveys the sympathy of the Royal Society in the celebration which the Société Imperiale Minéralogique is about to hold in honour of the 25th anniversary of the Presidency of His Imperial Highness the Prince Maximilianowitch Romanowsky. The Society recognise the important contributions to mineroloigcal science which the Société Imperiale has made, and desires Giekie to offer its cordial good wishes for the success of the celebration and for the future prosperity of the Société.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924); geologist and historian1835 - 1924
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