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Reference numberNLB/18/501
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p277
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr A M W Downing, Fellow of the Royal Society, Nautical Almanac Office, 3 Verulum Buildings, Gray's Inn, W.C.
Date22 March 1899
DescriptionThe application contained in Downing's letter was brought before the President and Council when it was resolved to grant a sum of £20 from the Donation Fund for the purpose of preparing the Tables to facilitate the Computation of precession, as well as a sum of £55 from the Publication Fund for the printing of the same.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA3584Downing; Arthur Matthew Weld (1850 - 1917)1850 - 1917
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