Reference numberNLB/18/168
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p88
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to General Rykatcheff
Date29 January 1899
DescriptionWrites unofficially to say how pleased the Royal Society was to receive the offical letter stating the the Russian Imperial Academy of Sciences approves the principle of a closer union between the great scientific societies. Have heard from Mr Shipley that the Academy would like Mr F T Koppen to be the representative of Russian on the Provisional International Catalogue Committee. Asks his name to forwarded formally to the Royal Society.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
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