Reference numberNLB/64/650
Alternative reference numberNLB/64 p366
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mr S. de Vesselitsky; Surbiton
Date24 May 1923
DescriptionResponses to an enquiry regarding the identity of a [Arthur Gordon] Webster in a press cutting about the 250th anniversary of the Royal Society; which was returned with the original letter. Unable to ascertain if the pictured Professior Webster is the same well-known physicist who resides in Worchester [USA?]. In the photo he is identified as a delegate from Clerk University, Worchester [USA].
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