|Alternative reference number||NLB/17 p37|
|Title||Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Herbert Rix|
|Date||11 July 1898|
|Description||Council on Thursday voted £200 from the Government Grant Fund in aid of the renewed Coral Boring Expedition, and a letter this morning from Professor [Thomas George] Bonney says that the cheque, presumably drawn in favour of Professor Edgeworth David, is urgently wanted. Queries if Council has power to vote money from the Government Grant Reserve. |
Discusses drawing a cheque in consequence of Council voting £100 in favour of Sir Martin Conway's expedition to the Andes.
Council have also made a grant of £300 from the Government Grant Fund towards the expense of an enquiry into Malaria. Queries where 'all this money' is to come from.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA6474||Bonney; Thomas George (1833 - 1923)||1833 - 1923|