Reference numberNLB/16/722
Alternative reference numberNLB/16 p390
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr H C Sorby, Fellow of the Royal Society, Yacht "Glimpse", Brightlingsea, Colchester
Date25 May 1898
DescriptionAcknowledges letter and apologizes for the error in the circular with the wrong date for the Soiree. Harrison did sign the circular and is therefore responsible. Hopes that Sorby can still give his demonstration.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA715Sorby; Henry Clifton (1826 - 1908)1826 - 1908
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