Reference numberNLB/8/738
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p321
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir James Paget, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date15 December 1893
Description'Dear Sir James,
According to my book you undertook an obituary notice of Sir P G [Prescott Gardner] Hewett in the summer of 1891. We have not yet received the manuscript. Will you let me know whether you have the matter still in mind?
I am, yours truly,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6051Paget; Sir; James (1814 - 1899)1814 - 1899
NA6436Hewett; Sir; Prescott Gardner (1812 - 1891)1812 - 1891
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