Reference numberNLB/19/612
Alternative reference numberNLB/19 p351
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Treasurer, Royal Society [Alfred Bray Kempe]
Date[9 November 1899]
DescriptionHerewith is a letter from Sir C Markham received the afternoon [not enclosed]. Has appended a copy of the memorandum of functions of the Executive Committee as corrected by the Joint Committee [Antarctic expedition] on Saturday [not attached]. None of the expenditure which Markham mentions has been incurred by the authority of the Joint Committee and some of it is very heavy.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6638Kempe; Sir; Alfred Bray (1849 - 1922)1849 - 1922
NA7951Markham; Sir; Clements Robert (1830 - 1916)1830 - 1916
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