Reference numberNLB/5/148
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p57
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Henry Huxley, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date2 April 1891
Description'Dear Sir,
Will you have the goodness to sign (if you approve) the enclosed memorial, placing your name under that of Sir Joseph Hooker as one of the past Presidents. Return the document to me at your earliest convenience.
I am, yours truly,
Herbert Rix
Asst. Sec. [Assistant Secretary]'.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8243Huxley; Thomas Henry (1825 - 1895)1825 - 1895
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