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Reference numberNLB/5/90
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p34
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Francis Galton, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date12 March 1891
Description'Dear Sir,
Your letter of Feb 26 was this day placed before the President and Council and I am directed to reply that the President and Council assent to the proposal contained in your letter.
(Signed) M. Foster
Sec R.S. [Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7708Galton; Sir; Francis (1822 - 1911); statistician, human geneticist, eugenicist1822 - 1911
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