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Reference numberNLB/20/314
Alternative reference numberNLB/20 p195
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Karl Pearson, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date20 March 1900
DescriptionAcknowledges Pearson's letter of the previous day. Professor [Arthur William] Rucker thinks it best to treat the two separate and revised sections of Pearson's paper on inheritance as two new papers, and in that character they have been set down for reading, but from what Pearson says, it would seem that the reading can be treated as quite formal. Therefore Pearson's later paper on evolution in man has now also been set down for reading on the 29 March, but before the older paper, so that if present, Pearson will be able to dismiss the latter in a few words.

A paper recently received from Vernon on a similar topic has been put down for reading on the same day.

Will send proof of Pearson's last paper and the abstract of Vernon's paper as soon as possible.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8002Pearson; Karl (1857 - 1936); statistician and eugenicist1857 - 1936
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
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