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Reference numberNLB/9/661
Alternative reference numberNLB/9 p320
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Francis Galton, [Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date22 June 1894
Description'Sir,
I am directed to inform you that the President & Council of the "Royal Society" have appointed Mr W R Shaw, MA, FRS [Fellow of the Royal Society] of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, a member of the "Incorporated Kew Committee" in place of Admiral Sir G H Richards, resigned.
Yours obediently
(signed) M Foster
Sec R.S. [Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7708Galton; Sir; Francis (1822 - 1911); statistician, human geneticist, eugenicist1822 - 1911
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
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