Reference numberNLB/27/526
Alternative reference numberNLB/27 p310
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Mrs G Duff Baker
Date15 October 1903
DescriptionReferring to Baker's visit to the Society and his letter of 31 August, there are presently no vacancies for staff on the Royal Society. There is no regular staff of female clerks. The ladies and junior assistants employed on the 'Catalogue of Scientific Papers' are chosen for special acquaintance with foreign languages, coupled with other qualifications.
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