Reference numberNLB/4/504
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p206
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Jospeh Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date19 June 1890
DescriptionFoster is directed by the President and Council to convey their best thanks for the gift of the beautiful medallion of James Rennell, presented to them by the late Sir Henry Yule through Hooker's kind offices. A the ordinary meeting of the Society this afternoon the President made known to the Fellows Hooker's kind act of thoughtfulness.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA7983Hooker; Sir; Joseph Dalton (1817 - 1911); botanist1817 - 1911
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