Reference numberNLB/72/375
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p199
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Herr Wilhelm Ernst; Bonn
Date5 September 1929
DescriptionIn answer to Wilhelm Ernst's further enquiry, does not know of any of Faraday's descendents who might have his letters. Suggests contacting the Royal Institution, which might possess some correspondence, or be able to provide more information. Also answers Ernst's question about the Copley Medal.
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