Reference numberNLB/73/254
Alternative reference numberNLB/73 p127
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Director of Research, Wool Industries Research Association, Torridon, Headingley, Leeds
Date31 March 1931
DescriptionReplies that both Henry Baker and Robert Hooke read papers at the Royal Society in 1742 and 1664 respectively. Most of the papers read have been published although a few are still in manuscript form in the archive.
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