Lord Selborne to Rev George Butler

Scope and Content

Photocopy. Written from 30 Portland Place London Congratulating him on his son Stanley having made a successful start at St. Andrews as Professor of Natural Philosophy.

Administrative / Biographical History

'Very glad that your son has made so successful a beginning at St. Andrews.' In 1880 Stanley, the Butlers' second son, was made a Professor of Natural Philosophy at St. Andrews. Biog: Sir Roundell Palmer (1812-95); 1st Earl Selborne.