Reference numberNLB/4/439
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p186
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary, London Electric Supply Corporation, 3 Adelphi Terrace, W.C.
Date30 May 1890
DescriptionThe President and Council of the Royal Society are very anxious to show Professor Elihu Thomson's experiments [at the Soirée] which Dr Fleming showed at the Society of Arts a fortnight ago. Fleming has undertaken to do this provided the Directors of the Electric Supply Corporation will supply the Society with current for that evening.
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