Reference numberNLB/61/552
Alternative reference numberNLB/61 p318
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to William R. Power Esquire; Lyme Grove, Hackney, E.9.
Date29 July 1921
DescriptionThanks Mr. William R. Power for his interesting letter of yesterday. Notes, however, that he does not think the tomb in question could have been Lord Lister's father's, as he was not an 'M.D.' but a wine merchant.
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