Reference numberNLB/5/450
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p173
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to James Tennant, 93 Hope Street, Glasgow
Date13 June 1891
The Copley medal originated in a bequest by Sir Godfrey Copley (1709), and is awarded "to the living author of such philosophical research, either published or communicated to the Society, as may appear to the Council to be deserving of that honour".
Your Obedt [obedient] servant
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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