Reference numberNLB/5/800
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p319
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to James Gairdner, Public Record Office, Roll House, Chancery Lane
Date17 October 1891
Description'Dear Sir,
In answer to your note of yesterday, the MS. [manuscript] in question, if we ever had it, has long since passed out of our hands. The bulk of our MSS [manuscripts], except those relating to Natural Science, were handed over to the British Museum many years ago.
Yours truly
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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