Reference numberNLB/28/773
Alternative reference numberNLB/28 p423
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Baird & Tatlock
Date16 May 1904
DescriptionHarrison asks that they send the centrifuge, carefully packed, to the Superintendent of African Protectorates, Foreign Office, Downing Street, S.W., to arrive no later than the following Wednesday, and it must be clearly marked for transmission to Captain Greig, Sleeping Sickness Commission, Entebbe, Uganda. If they are able to include a bottle of Leishman's stain he asks that they do so, but that they ensure it is well stoppered as a previous one sent by them leaked.
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