Reference numberNLB/67/284
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p157
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Aston Webb, KCVO, PRA; Royal Academy of Arts
Date28 November 1924
DescriptionAcknowledges Sir Aston Webb's letter to the President, and expresses sympathy for Webb's movement; informs Webb that the President is 'willing to sign the proposed appeal for funds to conduct scientific research under the scheme which is being formulated by the Royal Academy's Committee on Artists' Materials and Methods and the Treatment of Old Pictures'.
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