Reference numberNLB/29/919
Alternative reference numberNLB/29 p512
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Christy
Date12 January 1905
DescriptionThe Tropical Diseases Committee considered his paper of Filaria Perstans, and while they thank him for the opportunity of seeing the paper, they do not propose to print it in the Sleeping Sickness reports, in which they already have Christy's official report to the Commission. Returns the manuscript to him. The Committee also do not see their way to recommend the Royal Society pay for the copying of the paper under reference, nor to intervene in the matter of the claim made upon him by the Crown Agents for the Colonies. Returns the documents.
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