Reference numberNLB/25/669
Alternative reference numberNLB/25 p400
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster and Joseph Larmor, to Sir Clement Hill, [Foreign Office]
Date6 December 1902
DescriptionIn response to Hill's request of the previous day the Secretaries forward herewith the despatch from His Majesty's Commissioner in Uganda, number 282, of the 23 October regarding Sleeping Sickness [not enclosed], which they retained up till now in order to be laid before the Sleeping Sickness Committee which met yesterday to consider the despatch and Hill's letter of 29[?] November. A reply to the letter will be sent in a few days. The Secretaries would be very glad to be furnished with a copy of Colonel Sadler's dispatch and enclosure for preservation among the papers dealing with the subject of Sleeping Sickness.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); physicist1857 - 1942
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