Reference numberNLB/30/115
Alternative reference numberNLB/30 p77
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Superintendent of African Protectorates, Foreign Office
Date1 February 1905
DescriptionAcknowledges the Superintendent's letter of 31 January and box of biting flies received from His Majesty's Commissioner in the East African Protectorates, together with a report, Africa number 15, 1904, containing a reference to the insects in an annexed report on Sleeping Sickness by Dr Wiggins. Asks for 25 copies of the report, which it is considered important to communicate at once to the members of the Tropical Diseases Committee.
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