Reference numberNLB/7/498
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p240-241
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Secretary, Admiralty
Date2 March 1893
DescriptionWith reference to the Secretary's letter of 20th February, M.1477, Rix asks the Secretary to convey to the Lord's of Admiralty, the thanks of the President and Council for the promise of a gunboat to convey the eclipse expedition up the Salum River, and a vessel to convey the party from Bathurst to Tenerife. The assistance given to this important scientific inquiry is highly appreciated.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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