Reference numberNLB/66/245
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p138
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Richard Godlee. Bart., Coombe End Farm, Whitchurch, Oxforshire
Date26 March 1924
DescriptionExplains that an exhibit of photographs of eminent Biologists is being planned for the British Empire Exhibition and asks for a photo of Lord [Joseph] Lister [FRS], as the Royal Society does not have one and would like to have it copied and enlarged. Asks for the best photo to be chosen and sent as soon as possible.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8069Lister; Joseph (1827 - 1912); 1st Baron Lister of Lyme Regis; surgeon and pioneer of antiseptic surgery1827 - 1912
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