Reference numberNLB/70/935
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p492
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Gordon E. Davis Esq.; 2224 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, M.D., U.S.A.
Date8 November 1927
DescriptionReplies to Gordon E. Davis' enquiry about the Leeuwenhoek miscroscopes, informing him that they have not been in the Royal Society's possession for at least 100 years.
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