Reference numberNLB/66/824
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p457
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Chief Clerk, International Exchange Service, Library of the Czechoslovak National Assembly, Prague [Czechia]
Date19 July 1924
DescriptionInforms the Chief Clerk that the Royal Society cannot receive and redistribute to other institutions any packages of unknown contents and value at the expense of the Royal Society. States that the declaration forwarded from Crowe & Co that the package contains documents destined for public establishements is not useful. This is in connection to the refusal to receive the package and pay the 17 shillings and 6 pence delivery charge placed by Crowe and Co.
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