Reference numberNLB/70/16
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p8
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to W. S. Middleton Esq.; University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Date1 December 1926
DescriptionWrites to inform W. S. Middleton that the Royal Society does not possess a portrait of Robert Hooke, and that there are none known in existence.
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