Reference numberNLB/17/67
Alternative reference numberNLB/17 p37
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Herbert Rix
Date11 July 1898
DescriptionCouncil 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.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6474Bonney; Thomas George (1833 - 1923)1833 - 1923
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