Reference numberNLB/27/882
Alternative reference numberNLB/27 p517
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Thomas Blanford, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date16 December 1903
DescriptionAt the last Council Meeting, in consequence of a letter from the India Office declining to give the help which had been asked for Stanley Gardiner's Expedition, it was referred to the Committee appointed on 30 April to settle a letter to Admiralty seeking their assistance in the matter. Sir M Foster has accordingly drafted the enclosed, and will be much obliged if Blanford will return this with amendments or comments [not enclosed]. It has already been submitted to Captain Tizard, the other member of the Committee.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3732Blanford; William Thomas (1832 - 1905)1832 - 1905
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