Reference numberNLB/17/486
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p314
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to W R Deighton, 4 and 3a Grand Hotel Buildings, Trafalgar Square, W.C.
Date8 November 1898
DescriptionIn reply to Deighton's letter of the 1 [November], Harrison has obtained permission for Deighton to photograph for reproduction in the 'Century', the portraits of Sir Joseph Banks and Sir Hans Sloane, in the possession of the Society. Asks to know when he intends to undertake the work.
Physical descriptionTypescript and manuscript, latter very faint
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5717Banks; Joseph (1695 - 1741)1695 - 1741
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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