Reference numberNLB/14/539
Alternative reference numberNLB/14 p303
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Archibald Liversidge, Fellow of the Royal Society, The University, Sydney, New South Wales
Date25 March 1897
Description'I am desired by Professor Michael Foster to send you the enclosed copy of a letter received from the Secretary of the Admiralty [not attached], having reference to a request made by this Society for the services of one of H. M. Ships to assist an Expedition for the purposes of boring a coral reef.
I am, Very faithfully yours,
Robt Harrison
Asst. Sec. R. S. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Access statusOpen
Related materialFor copy of letter received from Secretary of Admiralty see NLB/14/541.
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA6646Liversidge; Archibald (1847 - 1927); chemist and promoter of science in Australia1847 - 1927
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