Reference numberCD/5/58
TitleCopy letter from David Orme Masson, President of the Australian National Research Council, to the Secretary to His Excellency the Governor General of the Commonwealth, Federal Government House, Melbourne
Date15 November 1923
DescriptionAsks the Governor General to convey high appreciation to the British Government for sending such a distinguished delegation to the Pan-Pacific Scientific Congress and for the support offered. Particularly mentions Sir Gerald Lenox-Conyngham as the leader of the British party, whose 'activity and charming personality' helped make the Congress such a success.
FormatTypescript copy
Access statusOpen
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