Reference numberNLB/60/92
Alternative reference numberNLB/60 p52
TitleCopy letter from David Prain, Treasurer and Vice President of the Royal Society; to [Horace Tabberer] Brown Esquire, FRS
Date10 December 1920
DescriptionEncloses a cheque for £40 being the sum payable to Mr. [Horace Tabberer] Brown as the Copley Medallist for 1920 [not enclosed]. Notes that, owing to the Royal Mint's inability to supply the medal in gold, the whole balance of the Copley Fund has been handed over in order that Mr. Brown may obtain this with the sum when it becomes possible.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8273Prain; Sir; David (1857 - 1944); botanist1857 - 1944
NA6968Brown; Horace Tabberer (1848 - 1925)1848 - 1925
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