Reference numberCD/84/5
Previous numbersCD 1155
TitleMemorial from Professors of Natural History and Zoology, to His Majesty's Government
Date27 September 1907
DescriptionIn the light of impending changes to the Directorship of the Natural History Museum, the Professors note the internatonal importance of the Natural History Museum's collections and that these should be administered for the benefit of biological sciences. The head of the museum should be someone eminent in Biology and the present system of administration should be the subject of an inquiry. With seventeen printed signatories and two names added in manuscript.
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
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