Reference numberNLB/60/148
Alternative reference numberNLB/60 p85
TitleCopy letter from Frederick Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to D. Baxandall Esquire; the Science Museum
Date15 December 1920
DescriptionWrites of the Microscope that is in Mr. D. Bacandall's possession. Explains that in June 1842 the Council offered a premium of £100 for the best Microscope constructed and delivered to them before May 1st, 1843, and the premium was awarded to Mr. Powell.
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