Reference numberNLB/17/181
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p122
TitleCopy letter from Theodore E James, to Everard W Wylde, Foreign Office
Date9 August 1898
DescriptionReferring to Wylde's letter of 3 August to Mr Harrison in regards to Sir John Gorst's Presidency at the International Conference on a scheme for indexing Scientific Literature. James is directed to say, in the absence of Harrison, that Professor [Michael] Foster, has communicated with Sir John and the matter is now with the Education Department, and Foster thinks they will probably communicate with the Foreign Office very shortly.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4860Gorst; Sir; John Eldon (1835 - 1916)1835 - 1916
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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