Reference numberNLB/27/53
Alternative reference numberNLB/27 p28
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert S Herries, Geological Society
Date24 June 1903
DescriptionIn reply to Herries' note of 22 June, the names of referees are kept confidential and are not even entered into the minutes of the sectional Committees who appoint them. In exceptional circumstances, when the referee has no objection to an author knowing that he has had his paper under review, and wishes to discuss some point, they are placed in direct communication.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
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