Reference numberNLB/24/481
Alternative reference numberNLB/24 p298
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir William [de Wiveleslie] Abney, Fellow of the Royal Society, Principal Assistant Secretary, Board of Education (Secondary Branch), South Kensington
Date23 May 1902
DescriptionHarrison has his letter of 22 May stating that the Board of Education have approved the nomination of [John Smith] Flett to accompany the Commission to study the recent volcanic eruptions in the West Indies [Caribbean].
Physical descriptionTypescript, faint
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6454Abney; Sir; William de Wiveleslie (1843 - 1920)1843 - 1920
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