Reference numberMDA/A/23/119
Alternative reference numberA3.7
TitleCopy letter from W R Richardson, to the Secretaries [to the Royal Society]
Date5 October 1945
DescriptionMessage from the Ministry of Education which refers to Sir Alfred Zimmern's letter forwarding a copy of the draft constitution for an educational and cultural organisation of the United Nations, with a summary and analysis of the constitution. Richardson notes that the Minister of Education [Ellen Cicely Wilkinson] wishes to confer with representatives of organisations in the United Kingdom on the subjects of these proposals, and consequently asks if the Royal Society would be willing to send a representative to meet with the minister and advisors on 24 October. A reply to Zimmern's letter inviting observations on the proposals is requested before the 24 October.
FormatTypescript copy
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee MDA/A/23/121 for suggested actions on this letter from Davies to Sir Henry Thomas Tizard
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8290Tizard; Sir; Henry Thomas (1885 - 1959)1885 - 1959
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