Reference numberNLB/65/697
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p386
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the First Secretary of the American Embassy; 4 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1.
Date10 December 1923
DescriptionHas the honour of informing the First Secretary that Professor Robert Andrews Millikan, Professor of Physics at the University of Chicago, has been awarded the Royal Society's Hughes Gold Medal for distinguished services to physical science. Asks the Embassy to receive and transport the medal to Millikan.
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