Reference numberCD/38/40
TitleLetter from [William Whitehead] Watts, Secretary of the Conjoint Board of Scientific Societies, to the Secretaries of the Royal Society
Date8 May 1923
DescriptionConfirms that he has transferred the documents connected with the history and work of the Conjoint Board [of Scientific Societies] to the Royal Society. Attaches a list [CD/38/41] of all the documents sent. Notes that the documents concerned with the Metric Committee, the Water Power Committee, and the Petro-Physical Institute Committee, are currently in the hands of the Secretaries of each Committee, who will transfer them to the Royal Society later. Thanks the Royal Society for taking these documents.
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