Reference numberNLB/68/920
Alternative reference numberNLB/68 p492
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the First Secretary of the German Embassy; 9 Carlton House Terrace, S.W.1.
Date1 December 1925
DescriptionHas the honour of informing the First Secretary that Professor Albert Einstein, of the University of Berlin, has been awarded the Royal Society's Copley Gold Medal for his work on relativity. Enquires whether the German Embassy could receive and transmit this gold medal, together with the silver replica, to Professor Einstein.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8213Einstein; Albert (1879 - 1955); theoretical physicist1879 - 1955
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