Reference numberNLB/23/1/670
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/1 p391
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Monsieur le Professor Jean Gaston Darboux, [Foreign Member, Royal Society]
Date23 December 1901
DescriptionEncloses a copy of a letter received from Sir E Maunde Thompson relating to the formation of a British Academy for the promotion of Historical, Philosophical and Philological Studies, together with a copy of the reply which Sir Michael Foster has sent to Sir E Maunde Thompson. States the statutes of the International Association regarding the admission of other Academies. Notwithstanding the fact that the Academie des Sciences will soon cease to be the Directing Academy, Sir M Foster thinks it desirable that Darboux be at once placed in possession of the circumstances concerning the British Academy.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4283Darboux; Jean Gaston (1842 - 1917)1842 - 1917
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