Reference numberNLB/40/367
Alternative reference numberNLB/40/ p222
TitleCopy letter from Archibald Geikie, President RS to Colonel Lord William Cecil, MVO
Date28 May 1909
Description'My Lord,
I have the honour to enclose herewith a card of invitation to the forthcoming Soiree of the Royal Society, and I shall be much obliged if you will place the card before Her Royal Highness, Princess Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg, and express on behalf of myself and the Fellows of the Society generally, the great gratification it would give us if Her Royal Highness would honour us with her presence.'
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
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