Reference numberNLB/67/480
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p261
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to D. Masters Esq.; Goldhurst Terrace, Hampstead, N.W.6.
Date7 January 1925
DescriptionIn reply to D. Masters' enquiry, suggests that the Royal Society does not hold anything relating to Lord Lister in the 'special and exclusive nature' that Masters refers to, but that he might try the Royal College of Surgeons, which has a portrait of Lister.
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