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Reference numberNLB/27/541
Alternative reference numberNLB/27 p320
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir David Gill, Fellow of the Royal Society, His Majesty's Astronomer, Cape of Good Hope
Date19 October 1903
DescriptionHas Gill's letter of 19 September, enclosing a request from the Director of the Transval Meteorological Department that the new Observatory at Johannesburg be placed on the distribution list of the Royal Society. The letter shall be laid before the Library Committee at their next meeting.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6654Gill; Sir; David (1843 - 1914); Astronomer1843 - 1914
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