Reference numberNLB/17/383
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p239
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to G R F Prouse, 66 Leamington Street, Bradford
Date19 October 1898
DescriptionThe proposed International Catalogue [of Scientific Literature] does not contemplate the formation of indexes to any of the applied sciences. Sends a copy of the intermediate report of the Royal Society Committee on the subject. The schemes set out therein are only suggestions. Returns Prouse's proof as requested.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView