Reference numberNLB/67/774
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p415
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Edward Neville da Costa] Andrade; The Royal Institution, Albermarle Street, W.1.
Date5 March 1925
Description'In reply to your letter I have obtained permission for the Huygebs; lenses to be lent to the Royal Institution on Tuesday next. I shall be glad to know at what time the Institution will send for these lenses.'
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