Reference numberNLB/8/915
Alternative reference numberNLB/8 p398
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to General Edward Robert Festing, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date22 January 1894
Description'Dear Sir,
The name of the Fund is the Scientific Relief Fund, and your donation, which is very acceptable, will be announced to the Committee which administers it at their next meeting very shortly to be held. I enclose a receipt for the amount.
Yours truly
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS[Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6775Festing; Edward Robert (1839 - 1912)1839 - 1912
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