Reference numberMDA/A/23/97
Alternative reference numberA3.7
TitleCopy letter from John David Griffith Davies, to Sir Henry Thomas Tizard, Magdalen College, Oxford
Date14 August 1945
DescriptionResponse to Tizard's letter of 12 August, the Assistant Secretary notes that Charles Taft reported that he had enjoyed his conversation with Tizard, that he is writing to Mr Higginson to recommend Tizard's proposal for patent rights of the inventions be vested in William Deacon's Bank. He sent Tizard's leter to Brian W Downs to the British Council on the basis that they could forward it to him through diplomatic chanels.

Davies also notes that he is trying to trace the BBC person in the European Talks Section to whom Tizard spoke.
FormatTypescript copy
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee MDA/A/23/98 for a copy of the letter from Tizard to Downs
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8290Tizard; Sir; Henry Thomas (1885 - 1959)1885 - 1959
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