Reference numberNLB/4/859
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p354
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster
Date14 November 1890
DescriptionRix encloses a note from the Treasurer [not attached]. The proof is very good but Rix wonders if it [the medal] is to be silver. The Council meeting only says silver or bronze. Rix asks Foster to telegraph if it should be silver and if the inscription should be altered to Russel [Alfred Rusel Wallace].
Access statusOpen
Related materialsee NLB/4/833
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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