Reference numberNLB/60/219
Alternative reference numberNLB/60 p124
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Messrs Coward, Hawksley, Sons & Chance
Date28 December 1920
DescriptionAsks Messrs Coward & Hawksley, Sons & Chance to hand over, through Messrs Few & Co., the Society's share of the estate of Dr. Rudolph Messel. Also asks that any part of the estate which is not invested in Trustee securities be sold and the proceeds handed over.
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