Reference numberNLB/4/673
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p275
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to P E Dove
Date18 September 1890
DescriptionRix is instructed to remove superfluous furniture on the ground floor. Mr Slone informs him that the Transit of Venus work is closed and Rix therefore asks Dove to remove all his property excepting such documents connected with the Committee as ought to remain in the Royal Society's custody.
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