Reference numberNLB/66/240
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p136
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Claude Henry Iyan] Chown, Esq., Haslemere, N.E
Date24 March 1924
DescriptionReplies there are 2 or 3 manuscripts of [Smart] Lethieullier, one of which is probably printed in the Philosophical Transactions; also mentions the existence of a letter to Dr. Mortimer, the Secretary of the Royal Society in 1734 and an account of discoveries at Portico, which was read but not printed. States that Charles Lethieullier was not a Fellow. Mentions that Claude Henry Iyan Chown is free to see and copy these documents upon a formal application to the Secretaries.
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