Reference numberNLB/16/689
Alternative reference numberNLB/16 p371
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir J Norman Lockyer, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date20 May 1898
DescriptionWith reference to the list enclosed in Lockyer's letter, Colonel Colville, Sir T Sutherland, Sir T Lawrence and Miss Mary Paget are already on the offical invitation list. The Royal Academicians are on the list for invitations in rotation, six at a time. Asks which of the remaining names on the list Lockyer wishes to nominate as he is a member of the Soiree Committee. Harrison can then submit the balance to the Committee.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6349Lockyer; Sir; Joseph Norman (1836 - 1920)1836 - 1920
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