Reference numberCMB/51/34
TitleCopy, letter from H J Read, for the Under Secretary of State, Downing Street, to the Secretaries of the Royal Society, Burlington House
Date19 August 1912
DescriptionWith regard to the Tropical Disease Committee's proposal to investigate Mediterranean Fever, observes that the necessary expenses would 'amount to not less than £1,500' and that 'Mr Harcourt sees no prospect at present of obtaining the funds required'. p52.
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