Reference numberNLB/28/820
Alternative reference numberNLB/28 p452
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Walter T Dunn, the Junior Institution of Engineers, 39 Victoria Street, S.W.
Date31 May 1904
DescriptionHarrison refers to Dunn's letter of 18 May, and states that he did not promise an advance proof of the obituary notice of Sir George Stokes, but referring to his record of the letter, had stated that Dunn would be allowed to quote from the obituary once it had been published. The notice is now in the press, and he will be able to obtain a copy once it is published.
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