Reference numberNLB/6/170
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p63-64
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Secretary to the Governing Body, Rugby School
Date16 March 1892
DescriptionLord Rayleigh [John William Strutt] has placed his resignation as a member of the Governing Body of Rugby School in the hands of the Bishop of London and Foster is to ask that the Secretary inform the Right Reverend the Chairman, and the members of the Governing Board that the President and Council of the Royal Society have nominated Arthur William Rucker as Rayleigh's successor.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
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