Reference numberNLB/62/719
Alternative reference numberNLB/62 p400
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [William Whitehead] Watts, FRS
Date12 April 1922
DescriptionInforms Professor [William Whitehead] Watts that he is unable to help him with [Grove Karl] Gilbert's letter. Notes that the circumstances are curious because Gilbert died on the day of his election, February 28th, 1918, therefore the letter in question must have been one of the last he wrote. Further notes that the only record of action by the Society is a letter from Mr. [Robert William Frederick] Harrison to Professor Watts stating his intention to send Gilbert's diploma of Foreign Membership to his family in America as a keepsake.
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Related records in the catalogueNLB/56/242
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1328Watts; William Whitehead (1860 - 1947)1860 - 1947
NA5103Gilbert; Grove Karl (1843 - 1918)1843 - 1918
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