Reference numberNLB/72/637
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p345
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Messrs Bruce and Kerr
Date5 February 1930
DescriptionInforms Messrs Bruce and Kerr that it is unlikely that the Royal Society would make any claim on the legacy referred to in their letter, as it is a cancer research fund. Informs them that the principal fund for dealing with cancer is the Imperial Cancer Research Fund, 8 Queen Square, London.
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