Reference numberCMB/50/11
TitleDraft, letter from Archibald Geikie, Secretary of the Royal Society, to R U Moffat, Principal Medical Officer of the EA and Uganda Protectorates
Date16 May 1904
DescriptionInforms Moffat that the Tropical Diseases Committee has exonerated Dr Ross [in the dispute over a paper published by Dr Low drawing on Ross' work]. Informs him that the Committee has already appealed to the Government of India for extension of Dr Grieg's leave. Notes that 'the Committee cannot on that account consent to a gentleman, with whose despatch to Uganda they had nothing to do, being placed at the head of the investigation into Sleeping Sickness'. Manuscript draft on opposite page. p11.
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NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
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