Reference numberNLB/16/7
Alternative reference numberNLB/16 p4
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor R Meldola, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date12 January 1898
DescriptionHarrison explains that he has been asked for information as to an internataional memorial which is apparently being arranged by Professor Sylvester but Harrison has heard nothing directly. Having applied to [Major Malmahm], who also has no information, Harrison has been referred to Meldola. Harrison wishes to obtain a list of people who have subscribed, and the amount of subscription.

Harrison's correspondent is a would be subscriber who wishes to know the character of the support the monument is receiving and to do the right thing in the matter.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6839Meldola; Raphael (1849 - 1915)1849 - 1915
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