Reference numberNLB/70/434
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p227
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor T. S. Patterson; The University of Glasgow
Date30 March 1927
DescriptionApologises for how busy the Royal Society has been in preparation for the Lister Centenary Celebrations; sends a provisional answer to Professor T. S. Patterson's enquiry about the letter to [Henry] Oldenburg in 1672 and Young's letter to Malus in 1811.
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