Reference numberNLB/27/771
Alternative reference numberNLB/27 p455
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Harrison & Sons
Date27 November 1903
DescriptionIs in receipt of the Messrs letter relating to the delivery of Sleeping Sickness reports to Exeter College. Nothing due to Professor [Edwin Ray] Lankester is to be sent to Exeter College except for the 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]'. All other publications due to him are to be sent to the British Museum (Natural History).

Has had too many complaints of late of carelessness in addressing publications sent out on behalf of the Society by the Messrs.

Asks that the following be added to the list of those receiving the Sleeping Sickness reports, if not already present: Dr J W W Stephens of University College Liverpool; Lieutenant S R Christophers care of the Principal Medical Officer, Calcutta India; Mr G C Low, London School of Tropical Medicine; Dr A Castellani, London School of Tropical Medicine.
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