Reference numberCD/51/53
TitleCopy letter from Arthur Keith, Royal College of Surgeons, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, to Robert Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society
Date6 October 1919
DescriptionThinks that [John] Roscoe has been 'shockingly treated' by the C.O. [Colonial Office] [regarding Roscoe's journey for the Mackie expedition to Uganda]. Notes that Sir [James] Frazer has drafted a letter, at Arthur Keith's suggestion, which should be forwarded to the Colonial Secretary. Notes that he will himself see one of the Undersecretaries at the Colonial Office to make sure that the letter will receive immediate attention.
FormatTypescript copy
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7000Keith; Sir; Arthur (1866 - 1955)1866 - 1955
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