Reference numberNLB/23/2/330
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p300
TitleCopy letter sent from Sir Michael Foster, to Sir John Murray, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date12 May 1903
DescriptionStanley Gardiner has requested that the Royal Society use its influence with the Government to secure assistance for an exploration, oceanographic etc, of certain regions in the Indian Ocean. Gardiner would be the expedition's leader, and he refers to Murray as giving general approval.

Asks Murray to provide a statement, open or private, outlining his opinion on the value of such a project and the desirability of Stanley Gardiner as leader of such an expedition.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1654Murray; Sir; John (1841 - 1914)1841 - 1914
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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