Reference numberNLB/72/274
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p145
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor Dr N. W. Posthumus
Date14 June 1929
DescriptionInforms Professor Dr N. W. Posthumus that the Royal Society's Council has agreed to lend the portraits of Sir Humphrey Davy and John Smeaton to the Netherlands Economic-Historical Record Association, for the purposes of an international exhibition in Amsterdam from July to September.
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