Reference numberNLB/70/250
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p130
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to G. D. Robb Esq.; East Suffolk Hospital, Ipswitch
Date17 February 1927
DescriptionIn reply to G. D. Robb's enquiry, informs him that the arrangements for the Memorial Service at Westminster Abbey in connection with the centenary of the birth of Lord [Joseph] Lister are still under consideration. Asks Robb to ask again at a later date and then he can be given an admission ticket. Informs Robb about the programme of events for the Lister Centenary: Conversazioni, Receptions, Delivery of Discourses, etc.
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