Reference numberNLB/23/2/450
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p410
TitleCopy letter sent from Joseph Larmor and Archibald Geikie, to The Under Secretary of State, Colonial Office
DateFebruary 1904
DescriptionActing on advice of the Tropical Diseases Committee the Royal Society have agreed to assist in setting up a Joint Commission comprising Army, Navy and Civil Government to investigate Mediterranean Fever. The selection of investigators on a Committee will be undertaken by the Royal Society, and any costs defrayed by H M Government.

President and Council concur in the appointment of Dr Zammit as one of the investigators.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); physicist1857 - 1942
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
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