Reference numberNLB/6/866
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p365
TitleCopy letter from John Evans, to Sir Henry Longley
Date26 July [1892]
DescriptionIf Longley can send someone to the Society before Saturday, when Rix leaves for his holiday, Rix can compare Longley's copy of Sir Hans Sloane's deed relating to the Physick Gardens, with the Royal Society's original. Enclosed is a copy of the Royal Society's Committee Report on the subjects of the gardens which should be regarded as private [not attached].
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