Reference numberNLB/23/1/129
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/1 p75
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Few & Company, 19 Surrey Street, Strand, W.C.
Date30 September 1901
DescriptionExplains that the Society is having difficulty with a firm of engravers; The Collotype and General Printing Company, who have from time to time executed a lot of work for the Society over the last five or six years. The firm were issued an ultimatum last week but have not responded and so Harrison asks the Messrs to take such steps as they think advisable for obtaining satisfaction.

Details the items that the Company's representative, Mr E H Frost, has in his hands for a paper by Dr D H Scott FRS. These have been with the firm since April and have not been returned despite repeated requests. The firm also have negatives belonging to Professor A M Worthington FRS.
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