Reference numberNLB/56/159
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p101
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. R. Hingston Fox
Date4 December 1918
DescriptionInforms Dr. R. Hingston Fox that the oil portrait of Benjamin Franklin will not be accessible until next year as it is currently in storage for safety. Notes that the reproduction of this portrait in Sir William Huggins' book on the Royal Society is a good one.
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