Reference numberNLB/9/850
Alternative reference numberNLB/9 p429-430
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to Gustavus Hinrichs, 3132 Lafayette Avenue, Saint Louis, USA
Date19 July 1894
DescriptionIn response to Hinrichs' letter of 8 May Foster is directed to state that the President and Council of the Royal Society would be most willing to join in honouring the memory of [Antoine-Laurent de] Lavoisier, but believe that the initiation of such an endeavour should begin with Lavoisier's countrymen, for instance the Academie des Sciences, Paris.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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