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Reference numberNLB/12/799
Alternative reference numberNLB/12 p444
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Francis Galton, Fellow of the Royal Society, Chairman, Kew Observatory Committee
Date7 May 1898
Description'My dear Sir,
In reply to your enquiry made in the office yesterday, I regret to say that in the pressure of business at the last Council meeting the appointment to the vacancy on the Kew Committee was not reached, but it will form an item of the agenda for the next meeting.
I am, yours faithfully,
Robt Harrison
Asst. Sec R.S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7708Galton; Sir; Francis (1822 - 1911); statistician, human geneticist, eugenicist1822 - 1911
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