Reference numberNLB/72/98
Alternative reference numberNLB/72 p51
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to H. Thatcher, Esq.; Brecknock Road
Date5 March 1929
DescriptionAnswers H. Thatcher's enquiry about John Mitchell, his paper on Potash, and his map of the American boundaries. Suggests Thatcher also write to the Colonial Office, the British Museum, and the Royal Geographical Society. Also informs Thatcher that the Royal Society does not know who Thomas Stephens was, as he was not a Fellow.
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