Reference numberNLB/28/296
Alternative reference numberNLB/28 p164
TitleCopy letter from the Secretaries of the Royal Society, to His Majesty's Under Secretary of State for the Colonies
Date13 February 1904
Description'The Secretaries of the Royal Society present their compliments to H.M. Under Secretary of State for the Colonies and, with reference to his letter of the 12th instant, would be glad to have permission to retain the documents referred to until the 18th instant, at which date they will be laid before the President and Council of the Royal Society'.
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