Reference numberNLB/30/328
Alternative reference numberNLB/30 p196
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Secretary, The London Exhibitions Limited
Date4 March 1905
DescriptionWith reference to the Secretary's application to the Society to lend exhibits for the approaching naval, shipping and fisheries exhibition, Harrison has received authority from Council to lend two or three objects, subject to a preliminary assurance with regards to their safe custody, as no mere money insurance would cover their loss. Suggests some one call and judge if the few things they have would be considered of sufficient interest.
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