Reference numberNLB/64/191
Alternative reference numberNLB/64 p118
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to C. N. Hinshelwood Esquire; Trinity College, Oxford
Date21 February 1923
DescriptionInforms Mr. C. N. Hinshelwood that their records on Sir William Crookes include nothing on the christian name of his father in law. Suggests that this information could be found in some early biographical works, or through application to J. H. Gardiner, Crookes' last assistant.
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