Reference numberNLB/69/733
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p392
TitleCopy letter from Henry Hallett Dale, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, Lister Centenary Executive Committee
Date17 September 1926
DescriptionUpdates the Secretary of the Lister Centenary Executive Committee of the decision to create a temporary museum as part of the Lister Centenary celebrations. As the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum already has on exhibit items relating to [Lord Joseph] Lister, the delegates of the celebrations have decided to use it as a base to collect and exhibit objects not represented there. Asks for the Executive Committee to look favourable on any loan request made by the Wellcome Museum [Wellcome Collection]. This letter was also circulated to the various Universities, Colleges and Institutes. The letter is unsigned.
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Related records in the catalogueNLB/69/735
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8069Lister; Joseph (1827 - 1912); 1st Baron Lister of Lyme Regis; surgeon and pioneer of antiseptic surgery1827 - 1912
NA8192Dale; Sir; Henry Hallett (1875 - 1968); physician1875 - 1968
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