Reference numberCD/50/15
TitleCopy letter from [William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society]; to the Right Honourable [Walter Hume] Long, FRS; Colonial Office, Downing Street, S.W.1.
Date27 November 1918
DescriptionGathers from J. Read that it is now possible for the anthropological expedition under Mr [John] Roscoe to proceed to Uganda. Proposes that the Council of the Royal Society sets up a small Committee to act as an administrative body in control of the expedition. Arranges to meet [Walter Hume] Long soon to discuss the expedition.
FormatTypescript copy
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA871Long; Walter Hume (1854 - 1924); 1st Viscount Long of Wraxall1854 - 1924
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