Reference numberNLB/7/131
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p61-62
TitleCopy letter from Sir Archibald Geikie, to the German Ambassador
Date6 December 1892
DescriptionGeikie, Foreign Secretary of the Royal Society, presents his compliments and recalls the Ambassador's kindness on previous occasions in taking charge of medals which the Society has awarded to German savants. The Copley Medal, the highest honour which the Society has at its disposal, has this year been awarded to Professor Rudolf Virchow. Geikie trusts that the medal sent herewith may be forwarded to Virchow.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
NA6660Virchow; Rudolph Ludwig Karl (1821 - 1902)1821 - 1902
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