Reference numberNLB/18/818
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p469
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Clements R Markham, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date19 May 1899
DescriptionThe printed copies of the letter to the Treasury have come in and Harrison encloses a list of all the individuals whose signature needs to be appended:
-Mr Kempe, Treasurer of the Royal Society
-Mr A Buchan, Fellow of the Royal Society
-Captain Creak, Fellow of the Royal Society
-Sir J Evans, Fellow of the Royal Society
-Sir Archibald Geikie, Fellow of the Royal Society
-Professor W A Herdman, Fellow of the Royal Society
-Major Darwin, Secretary, R. Geograph. Soc. [Royal Geographical Society]
-Mr Hughes, Secretary, R. Geograph. Soc. [Royal Geographical Society]
-Mr Somers Cocks, Treasurer, R. Geograph. Soc. [Royal Geographical Society]
-Admiral Sir Vesey Hamilton
-Vice-Admiral Markham
-Rear-Admiral Aldrich
-Captain Field
-Dr T W Blanford, Fellow of the Royal Society
-Lord Kelvin, Fellow of the Royal Society
-Duke of Argyll, Fellow of the Royal Society

The Presidents of:
-The British Association
-Royal Society of Edinburgh
-Royal Irish Academy
-Linnean Society
-Geological Society
-Zoological Society
-Physical Society
-Chemical Society
-Manchester Philosophical Society
-Cambridge Philosophical Society

The Vice-Chancellors of the following Universities:

The Directors of:
-British Museum (Natural History)
-Royal Gardens, Kew
-The Astronomer Royal
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7951Markham; Sir; Clements Robert (1830 - 1916)1830 - 1916
NA6638Kempe; Sir; Alfred Bray (1849 - 1922)1849 - 1922
NA1168Buchan; Alexander (1829 - 1907)1829 - 1907
NA6572Creak; Ettrick William (1835 - 1920); Captain; superintendent of Compasses, Admiralty1835 - 1920
NA1686Evans; Sir; John (1823 - 1908)1823 - 1908
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
NA6570Herdman; Sir; William Abbott (1858 - 1924)1858 - 1924
NA3732Blanford; William Thomas (1832 - 1905)1832 - 1905
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; physicist1824 - 1907
NA5099Campbell; George Douglas (1823 - 1900); 8th Duke of Argyll1823 - 1900
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