Reference numberNLB/65/741
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p410
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Archibald Geikie, OM, KCB, FRS
Date14 December 1923
DescriptionAsks Sir Archibald Geikie if he knows why the Royal Society should receive silver duplicates of the Royal Medals; the Secretary to the Privy Purse has asked the Royal Society to give a reason and if they cannot then the Privy Purse will discontinue issuing them.
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