Reference numberNLB/8/475
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p198
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to General Sir Henry Ponsonby
Date2 November 1893
DescriptionFoster, directed by the President and Council of the Royal Society, requests that Ponsonby inform Queen Victoria of their recommendation of Professor Arthur Schuster, and Professor Harry Marshall Ward, for the 1893 Royal Medals. Foster also asks that he be informed whether the Queen approves their recommendation.
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