Reference numberNLB/4/471
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p196
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to R Hamilton Few
Date9 June 1890
DescriptionRegarding Chelsea Physic Garden, Rix encloses herewith a letter from Messrs Lee & Pemberton addressed to the President and Council of the Royal Society [not attached], and in a separate packet sends the original Deed of Grant of Sir Hans Sloane and an abstract of the same. The Treasurer, Dr John Evans, desires Rix to ask Few to peruse the Deed and letter and if possible to attend a meeting of a Committee appointed to consider these, on 13 June, 2.15pm.
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