Reference numberNLB/67/918
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p492
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Curator of the Sir John Soane Museum; 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, W.C.2.
Date7 April 1925
DescriptionInforms the Curator that he Earl of Crawford [and Balcarres, David Alexander Edward Lindsay] is willing to act as the Royal Society's Trustee of the Sir John Soane Museum, gives his address, and reminds the Curator to put 'FRS' after Crawford's name because 'he is a newly-elected Fellow and is, I think, somewhat proud of the distinction'.
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