Reference numberNLB/21/781
Alternative reference numberNLB/21 p490
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to W Wilkins, the High School, 40 Harcourt Street, Dublin
Date30 January 1901
DescriptionIn reply to Wilkins' letter of the 28 January, Harrison states the object of the Royal Society. Wilkins could doubtless refer to the 'Record' or 'Year-book' of the Royal Society and advises where copies of these can be purchased. Encloses a copy of a memorandum of Council regarding the bequests to the Society which will answer the latter part of Wilkins' letter.
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