Reference numberMS/426/650
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p146
TitleCopy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Major General Cannon
Date13 October 1858
DescriptionRegards the request to use the large rooms of Burlington house for the examination of officers on 13 to the 18 December. Informs the President and Council are happy to place the great hall and lower library for the disposal of the Council of Military Education.
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