Reference numberNLB/17/165
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p115
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to James Swinburne, [Fellow of the Royal Society], Honorary Editor of 'Science Abstracts', 66 Victoria Street, S.W.
Date29 July 1898
DescriptionProfessor [Arthur William] Rucker has asked Swinburne to acknowledge Swinburne's letter to him of the 19th and to say that the question of the exchange of the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' for 'Science Abstracts', in addition to the 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]' can not be considered by the Library Committee until after the recess.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7051Swinburne; Sir; James (1858 - 1958)1858 - 1958
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
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