Reference numberNLB/27/370
Alternative reference numberNLB/27 p221
TitleCopy letter from Joseph Larmor and Michael Foster, to the Under Secretary of State for the Colonies
Date24 August 1903
DescriptionAcknowledges receipt of a letter, 8522/1903, dated 22 August, from the Under Secretary enclosing copies of despatches from the Governors of the Leeward Islands and the Gold Coast forwarding reports by the Colonial Medical Officers on the subject of Sleeping Sickness, together with a report by Dr Graham Forbes referred to in the despatch of the Governor of the Gold Coast.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); Physicist1857 - 1942
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView