Reference numberNLB/6/587
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p246
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to George Mathews Whipple, Kew Observatory, Richmond
Date6 June 1892
Description'Our letter-book shows that the official letter (signed by Dr. Foster) informing you that loan of the pendulum apparatus was authorised, was sent to you on the 25th. May last.
Yours very truly,
Herbert Rix
Ass. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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