Reference numberNLB/7/1065
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p492
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr John Ambrose Fleming, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date27 June 1893
DescriptionIn reply to Fleming's letters of the 21st and 24th June the sum of £50 was granted from the Donation Fund to aid Fleming's experiments on the resistance of metals, and the cheque will be sent as soon as Rix can obtain the signature of the Treasurer [John Evans] who has been kept at home by the illness of Lady Evans.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA7145Fleming; Sir; John Ambrose (1849 - 1945); electrical engineer1849 - 1945
NA1686Evans; Sir; John (1823 - 1908)1823 - 1908
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