Reference numberNLB/6/496
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p208
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Dolman & Sons, 6 New Compton Street, Soho
Date25 May 1892
DescriptionIn answer to the Messrs enquiry regarding time for arrival in Oxford, the Royal Society has decided to send its own messenger with the picture [Robert Boyle] and as the Messrs will see by the note Rix sent this morning, all the Society can ask the Messrs to undertake is the case and packing for the picture. This should be done by 6 on Thursday.
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