Reference numberNLB/13/107
Alternative reference numberNLB/13 p60
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to J Potter, 9 Portsdown Road, W.
Date15 June 1896
DescriptionIn answer to Potter's letter of the 9th, Harrison regrets to say that it is not the practice of the Society to grant loans and he is therefore, returning Potter's papers [not attached]. Notes the only scheme which the Society has to grant relief is one which requires a recommendation from the President of one of the chartered Scientific Societies.
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