Reference numberNLB/72/638
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p345
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr W. H. George
Date6 February 1930
Description'In reply to your letter, I am sorry we have none of the apparatus you mention. It is not often that any apparatus is returned by grantees; we generally make them an offer to purchase at a very low figure.'
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