Reference numberNLB/21/368
Alternative reference numberNLB/21 p231
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Major General Festing, Victoria and Albert Museum
Date6 November 1900
DescriptionHas promised Professor [Arthur William] Rucker he would send a line to say that Rucker wishes to see Festing regarding the number of instruments of some historical interest which have been in the possession of the Royal Society for some considerable time, but which the Officers feel would be more usefully bestowed in the collection at South Kensington. Asks if Festing could arrange to see Rucker tomorrow.
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