Reference numberNLB/62/132
Alternative reference numberNLB/62 p75
TitleCopy letter from David Prain, Treasurer and Vice President of the Royal Society; to Sir Joseph Larmor, FRS
Date8 December 1921
DescriptionEncloses a cheque for £40 being the balance of the Copley Medal Fund payable to Sir Joseph Larmor as Copley Medallist for 1921 [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 Sir Larmor may obtain this with the sum when it becomes possible.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8273Prain; Sir; David (1857 - 1944); botanist1857 - 1944
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); physicist1857 - 1942
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