Reference numberNLB/28/895
Alternative reference numberNLB/28 p495
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Secretary, Local Government Board
Date11 June 1904
DescriptionHarrison acknowledges Mr Monro's letter concerning the employment of Dr R W Johnstone on the enquiry into Mediterranean Fever, undertaken by the Royal Society at the Government's request. They understand that the Colonial Office, acting on behalf of the relevant departments, is to defray the expenses connected to the enquiry. As a copy of their letter was sent to the Colonial Office, Harrison assume no action need be taken by the Society.
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