Reference numberNLB/62/351
Alternative reference numberNLB/62 p197
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Alex Hodgkinson Esquire; Bradshaigh, Bourne, Surrey
Date31 January 1922
DescriptionThanks Mr. Alex Hodgkinson for his and his sister's generous offer to present to the Society a cast of Sir Isaac Newton and a lock of his hair. Expresses his delight at accepting these relics and asks Mr. Hodgkinson to make arrangements for them to be transmitted to the Society.
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