Reference numberNLB/26/354
Alternative reference numberNLB/26 p212
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to, The Chairman of the Zoology Sectional Committee
Date6 March 1903
DescriptionThe paper by Dr C W Andrews 'On the Evolution of the Proboscidea' was communicated for 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' by Professor [Edwin Ray] Lankester, and accepted by Sir Michael Foster, who has also marked the abstract for the 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]'. Asks if the Chairman concurs with [Hans Friedrich] Gadow and [Richard] Lydekker being named tentatively as referees.
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