Reference numberNLB/24/526
Alternative reference numberNLB/24 p323
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Edwin Bale, La Belle Sauvage, Ludgate Hill, E.C.
Date30 May 1902
DescriptionThanks Bale for his letter, and replies that his photographer can come next week, but perhaps Harrison should see him first.

There is a point to be made about fumes from a flashlight to be considered, and that is possible injury to the books, as the room proposed to take the photograph is the Library. Harrison admits he knows nothing about the nature of fumes, but the point ought to be made,
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