Reference numberNLB/69/253
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p134
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to H. H. Fowke Esq., Office of the Agent-General for Queensland, 409-410 Strand, W.C.2
Date12 February 1926
DescriptionReplies that there is no biography of Dr. John Huxham although the Library has several work of his if Fowke should be interested. States that information can be found in the Dictionary of National Biography. Corrects Fowke's knowledge of Huxham's election, which is 1739.
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