|Alternative reference number||NLB/17 p167|
|Title||Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Arthur William Rucker, Secretary, Royal Society|
|Date||22 September 1898|
|Description||Encloses a letter which Harrison has drafted for Rucker's signature [not enclosed], to Professor Karl Pearson, whose paper was passed for '[Philosophical] Transactions [of the Royal Society]' by the Chairman of the Mathematics Committee during the vacation. Explains why the concurrence of the Chairman of the Zoology Committee was not also sought. |
Has drafted the letter with the view of using the first paragraph for a circular to be employed in cases where papers are proceeded without waiting for a vote of Council. Asks if Rucker approves of this form.
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|NA6673||Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)||1848 - 1915|
|NA8002||Pearson; Karl (1857 - 1936); statistician and eugenicist||1857 - 1936|