Reference numberNLB/56/469
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p274
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Irving Langmuir Esquire; General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, USA
Date17 February 1919
DescriptionEncloses a cheque for £124.3.6, being the balance of the Hughes Medal Fund due to Mr. Irving Langmuir as Hughes Medalist for 1918. Notes that, owing to the Royal Mint's inability to supply medals in gold or silver, the whole balance of the Hughes Fund has been handed over in order that Mr. Irving may obtain one with the sum.
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NA644Langmuir; Irving (1881 - 1957)1881 - 1957
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