Reference numberNLB/8/41
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p28-29
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to the Secretary, Foreign Office
Date4 July 1893
DescriptionFoster has been directed by the President and Council of the Royal Society, to ask the Secretary of the Foreign Office to present to the Earl of Rosebery their request that he convey to the Governor of Senegal, De la Motte St Louis, their thanks for the assistance he offered to the Eclipse Expedition, and also convey their thanks to Monsieur Victor Allys, the Administrator at Foudiougne for his assistance.
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