Reference numberCMB/51/29
TitleCopy, letter from H J Read, of the Colonial Office, Downing Street, to the Secretaries of the Royal Society
Date13 July 1912
DescriptionNotes that Mr Secretary Harcourt is pleased that the Society has agreed to supervise a Commission investigating Mediterranean Fever -- notes that the Commission is to include two representatives of the Government of Malta, and one each from the War Office and Admiralty, whose salaries will be paid by those organisations -- would like to know what other costs the Society thinks will be likely. p44.
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