Reference numberCMB/42/17
TitleMinutes, meeting of the Fairchild Lecture Committee
Date13 June 1855
DescriptionLists those present, with Rev Baden Powell in the Chair. Describes committee's discussion on making the lecture 'more efficient', and recommending an annual appointment, a resolution that the lecturer be given a statement of the conditions and object of the lecture, that he give a copy of his lecture to the Society for printing, and that the lecture be publicly advertised. p67.
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