Reference numberNLB/13/56
Alternative reference numberNLB/13 p33
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Simmonds Brothers, 4 Newton Street, Holborn, W.C.
Date2 June 1896
DescriptionThe Society will be requiring some palms and hydrangeas for the decoration of the staircase and rooms at the Society's Soiree on the 10th June. Asks if they could send someone tomorrow to inspect the place and give an estimate for a suitable supply of plants, the arrangement of which has been referred to a special committee.
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