Reference numberCD/5/14
TitleLetter from Sir Herbert Read, Downing Street, to William Bate Hardy, [Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date5 January 1923
DescriptionEncloses a copy of the despatch [CD/5/11] sent from the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia to the Secretary of State. Explains that there are funds for three British representatives to go to the Pan-Pacific Scientific Congress. Asks when William Bate Hardy could meet with Mr Parkinson from the Dominions Department to discuss who these should be.
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