Reference numberNLB/7/879
Alternative reference numberNLB/7 p402
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to James Swinburne, 4 Hatherly Road, Kew Gardens
Date19 May 1893
DescriptionRix has brought Swinburne's letter of the 16th before the Soirée Committee and they think that in addition to the large amount of current which the exhibit would require, it would in itself not be quite suitable for the occasion.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7051Swinburne; Sir; James (1858 - 1958)1858 - 1958
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView