Reference numberNLB/57/637
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p364
TitleCopy letter from Sir David Prain, FRS, Treasurer of the Royal Society; to Sir Alfred [Bray] Kempe, FRS
Date22 December 1919
DescriptionEncloses a letter from Messrs Few and Co. regarding estate duty on the Foulerton gift [not enclosed]. Asks advice as to whether to go to the expense of getting the advice of counsel, or whether to accept the opinion of Messrs Few and Co. that the claim of the Inland Revenue for estate duty is correct and should be paid.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8273Prain; Sir; David (1857 - 1944); botanist1857 - 1944
NA6638Kempe; Sir; Alfred Bray (1849 - 1922)1849 - 1922
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