Reference numberNLB/71/464
Alternative reference numberNLB/71 p236
TitleCopy letter from Henry Hallett Dale, Secretary of the Royal Society; H. W. Wykeham-Musgrave, Esq., Barnsley Park, Cirencester
Date1 June 1928
DescriptionGives thanks for loaning the 1st edition of Newton's Principia and an autographed manuscript for the 20 June [Ladies] Soiree. Informs [Alexander Francis] Towle will collect it personally. Asks for an an estimate value of the items for insurance purposes. Asks if the Royal Society can include an acknowledgement of H. W. Wykeham-Musgrave's loan in the Soiree program and labels. Sends an invitation to the Soiree [not enclosed].
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueNLB/71/487
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8192Dale; Sir; Henry Hallett (1875 - 1968); physician1875 - 1968
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