Reference numberNLB/24/389
Alternative reference numberNLB/24 p235
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to The Secretary, Foreign Office
Date7 May 1902
DescriptionAcknowledges the receipt of their letter of 6 May enclosing a copy of a telegram from H M Commissioner in Ugandam and an extract from a desptach from H M Acting Commissioner dated Entebbe 19 March on the subject of Sleeping Sickness.

Regarding the last paragraph of their letter, Harrison states that the Committee has secured the services of two investigators whom they propose to despatch, and a further communication will be made in due course.
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