Reference numberNLB/65/565
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p314
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Advertising Manager of Meccano, Ltd.; Binns Road, Liverpool
Date21 November 1923
DescriptionIn response to an enquiry, suggests that the Advertising Manager apply for a photograph of Professor D. E. Hughes from Messrs. Maull and Fox (Piccadilly), or at the Institute of Electrical Engineers. Also informs the Advertising Manager where to find a portrait of Dr William Gilbert: in Mottelay's translation of Gilbert's book on the Loadstone and Magnetic Bodies.
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