Reference numberNLB/5/348
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p133
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Wilton & Sons, 3 Northumberland Buildings, Queen Square, Bath
Date21 May 1891
Description'See also Govt [Government] Grant Letter Book f.209

Dear Sir,
Your letter of April 29, addressed to the President, was duly received, & has been laid before the Officers. There is no doubt that the Society will gladly accept the bequest of the late Thomas Kerslake. The Council will meet on this day week, & after that date I hope to be able to send you an official communication.
I am, yours faithfully
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Access statusOpen
Related materialGovernment Grant Letter Book f.209
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