Reference numberNLB/23/2/465
Alternative reference numberNLB/23/2 p427-428
TitleCopy letter from Archibald Geikie, to Professor C W Eliot, President of Harvard University
Date4 May 1904
DescriptionWhen the project for the Bermuda Marine Biological Station was originally brought up it was regarded as an undertaking of the Colonial Government, and Professor E W MacBride of Montreal was named as the Zoologist with exceptional experience.

Council are not in a position to select and nominate a member of the superintending Committee from the list submitted by the Chancellor of New York University, and propose to modify the list by substituting MacBride's name for that of J M Greata, and leave the decision in the hands of Eliot and the Chancellor. The nomination of the Royal Society is: The Honorable Hugo Baring, L B Stoddart, H W Bucknall and Professor E W MacBride.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
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