Reference numberNLB/20/569
Alternative reference numberNLB/20 p354
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Secretaries, Königlich Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Universitatsstrasse 8, Berlin
Date21 May 1900
DescriptionReferring to the Secretaries letter of 28 April, the Council at its last meeting nominated Sir Michael Foster as their delegate on the Council of the International Association of Academies. They also resolved to nominate Dr David Gill as an additional delegate to the General Assembly.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6654Gill; Sir; David (1843 - 1914); astronomer1843 - 1914
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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