Reference numberNLB/18/404
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p229
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr J Scott Keltie, Secretary, Royal Geographical Society
Date6 March 1899
DescriptionProfessor [Arthur William] Rucker kept Keltie's letter about the Antarctic until he could consult the other Officers about it. There can be no objection to Keltie announcing the fact that the Treasurer of the Royal Society has applied to the Government Grant Committee for £1000 in aid of an Antarctic Expedition.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
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