Reference numberCMB/51/84
TitleCopy, letter from H J Read, for the Under Secretary of State, Downing Street, to Sir John Rose Bradford, Secretary of the Royal Society
Date4 May 1914
DescriptionEncloses a copy of a despatch from the Governor of Uganda concerning Dr Duke's proposal to complete his research [on sleeping sickness on the Masindi Road] before taking up his post as bacteriologist in Uganda. Regrets that the Governor will not be asked to reconsider and suggests that Duke's researches can be carried out just as well in Uganda. p94.
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