Reference numberNLB/43/551
Alternative reference numberNLB/43 p338
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Fedor J Blumbach, Inspecteur en Chef de la Chambre Centrale des Poids et Mesures, Zabalkansky 19, St Petersburg
Date9 February 1911
DescriptionThrough the courtesy of Sir James Dewar, the Royal Society have received a very admirable etched portrait of the late Professor Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleef [Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev] which Blumbach and Mladentseff have been so good to present as a memoir of the great chemist. The President would like to convey the cordial thanks of the Royal Society.
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