Reference numberNLB/70/102
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p55
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to His Excellency the Marques de Merry del Val; 1 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1.
Date4 January 1927
DescriptionDiscusses the Lord [Joseph] Lister [Centenary] Celebrations to be held this year. Informs the Marques de Merry del Val that scientific societies and institutions from Britain and abroad have been invited to send delegates, and that the Real Academia de Ciencias has nominated a delegate already. Informs him that the celebrations are not of an official nature and so governments have not been invited to nominate delegates.
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