Record

Reference numberNLB/17/578
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p372
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to C P Lucas, Colonial Office, S.W.
Date21 November 1898
DescriptionDr [Michael] Foster has sent on Lucas' letter to him of the 17th, and at his request sent Lucas the only bill the Society has received for instruments ordered for Malaria observers. The Society has not paid this, but they have paid two sums of £50 to Drs [John William Watson] Stephens and [Samuel Rickard] Christophers for their expenses up to the present.

Presumes the Crown Agents will refund to the Society this £100 and will adjust any balance shown when the vouchers come in, with the Observers debiting their account if the vouchers do not cover the whole amount.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
NA1740Stephens; John William Watson (1865 - 1946)1865 - 1946
NA1144Christophers; Sir; Samuel Rickard (1873 - 1978)1873 - 1978
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