Record

Reference numberNLB/8/801
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p348
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Francis Galton, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date1 January 1894
Description'Dear Sir,
Your application, addressed to the Secretary of the Royal Society, for a grant of £130 to a Committee on Statistical Inquiries into the Variability of Organisms has been received, and will be laid before the Council at their next meeting. I presume that, as the application is not made upon a Government Grant form, it is intended to be for a grant from the Donation Fund, although this is not expressly stated in your letter.
I am, yours truly,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7708Galton; Sir; Francis (1822 - 1911); statistician, human geneticist, eugenicist1822 - 1911
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