Reference numberNLB/13/685
Alternative reference numberNLB/13 p408
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Edward Frankland, Foreign Secretary, Royal Society
Date4 November 1896
Description'In reply to your card, the three Foreign Members reported as deceased were H. L. Fizeau, A. Kekule, and H. A. Newton.

The Address to Prof. Cannizzaro was approved and duly engrossed on an illuminated parchment, but, as the celebration was postponed from July to November, arrangements have yet to be made as to the mode in which this Address is to be presented.
I am,
Yours faithfully,
Robt Harrison
Asst. Sec. R. S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA7973Frankland; Sir; Edward (1825 - 1899); chemist1825 - 1899
NA6018Fizeau; Armand Hippolyte Louis (1819 - 1896)1819 - 1896
NA6344Kekule; August (1829 - 1896)1829 - 1896
NA1434Newton; Hubert Anson (1830 - 1896)1830 - 1896
NA2862Cannizzaro; Stanislao (1826 - 1910)1826 - 1910
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